Hong Kong, July 9-12, 2018
Honduras' Congress presented AFP photojournalist Orlando Sierra with its "Photographer of the Year" award Thursday for his outstanding images in a year marked by deadly protests in the Central American state.
An exhibit of 44 striking images of the US-Mexican border taken by photographers for Agence France-Presse opened Friday in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, with the border itself as a backdrop.
AFP will showcase some of its finest pictures on Africa to the media leaders of the continent invited to the third edition of NexTV CEO Africa, an influential annual event for the TV, media and entertainment industry in Africa organized by DATAXIS.
Shah Marai was killed in Kabul on Monday 30 April after rushing to the scene to cover an initial explosion in the Afghan capital. The second attack clearly targeted the press: eight other journalists working for local media were among the victims.