Pulitzer Prizes: Three Greek Photographers Amongst the Winners

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Reuters news agency along with New York Times newspapers, were awarded with a Pulitzer Prize in the category “Breaking news,” for the photo coverage of the refugee and migrant crisis in Europe and Middle East.

The Pulitzer Prize was awarded to the Thompson Reuters photojournalists’ team, amongst which three Greeks are included, who have captured and followed the refugee and migrant drama through their lenses. The photojournalists are Yannis Behrakis, Alkis Konstantinidis and Alexandros Avramidis.

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The Pulitzer Prizes celebrated their 100th year, at Columbia University in New York, and awarded 21 categories with one of the highest and most prestigious titles for informative media.