Reuters unveils its Pictures of the Year – Daily News


From war-torn regions to Brexit negotiations, Reuters photographers travelled the world to capture it all in 2018 The news agency’s Pictures of the Year include remarkable shots from terrifying conflict zones including Syria, Afghanistan and the Gaza Strip One shocking image included in the selection looks like a historical image from Nazi Germany – but is actually of neo-Nazis taking part in a swastika burning in the United States   Others show the aftermath of an airstrike in Ghouta, Syria, journalists in Kabul, Afghanistan in the wake of a suicide blast and a migrant family running from tear gas at the US-Mexico border But more light-hearted images capture European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker joking with the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt ahead of a debate and Croatian football players celebrating a goal against England during the World Cup in Russia These are Reuters Pictures of the Year.  Share this article Share   Hurricane Florence from Space, Harry and Meghan’s royal wedding and a hand-shake to end decade-long stand-off: AFP unveils its Pictures of the Yearby AFP and George MartinThis collection of images is taken from Agence France Presse, or AFP’s ‘Pictures of the Year 2018’ – a selection of the press agency’s most important and powerful photographs from the past year Every year AFP, which has photographers around the globe, chooses a selection of their most powerful, moving, shocking or fascinating images, offering a look back at the highlights – and lowlights – of the last 12 months Some of the photographs capture the most important events of the year, while others have been chosen because they encapsulate a particularly poignant, touching, or even funny moment The pictures span the worlds of news, politics, entertainment, and sport, covering events ranging from the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, to the World Cup in Russia All of the photographs from around the world have been taken by AFP photographers, and these are some of the best images

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