POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: General News

First Place

Shawn Yuan / Freelance

Second Place

Ibraheem Mustafa / Reuters

Third Place

Paul Hansen / Dagens Nyheter
“Country of Tears”

Award of Excellence

Nicolas Asfouri / Agence France-Presse
“Hong Kong–China–Politics–Unrest–Crime”

Award of Excellence

Brendan Smialowski / Agence France-Presse

Award of Excellence

Michael Robinson Chavez / The Washington Post

Award of Excellence

Ramon Espinosa / Associated Press
“Shattered by Dorian”

Second Place: Ibraheem Mustafa / Reuters

Second Place


Palestinians break their fast by eating iftar meals during the holy month of Ramadan, near the rubble of a building recently destroyed by Israeli air strikes, in Gaza City May 18, 2019.