Russia's Ponomarev Scoops Prestigious Pulitzer Prize

Sergey Ponomarev / The New York Times / Pulitzer Prize
Migrants arrive by a Turkish boat near the village of Skala, on the Greek island of Lesbos.

Russian photographer Sergey Ponomarev has won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for news photography for a series of pictures capturing the struggle of refugees and their host countries for The New York Times, the Pulitzer Prize board announced on Monday.

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