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World Press Photo of the Year: Italian Pietro Masturzo won the top prize with his picture of the rooftops of Tehran in June 2009

The independent, non-profit World Press Photo, which organizes the
largest international press photography exhibit, announced this year's
winners today. Slideshow here.

Suicide bombing in
Kabul, December 2009

On the front: Rioting in
Antananarivo, Madagascar, February 2009

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