2013, Honorable Mention singles, General News
Ammar Awad was born in Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank in 1981. Awad has a Jordanian nationality.
Ammar joined Reuters in 2000 as a stringer and became a staff photographer in 2007.
Awad covers events in Israel and the West Bank has covered events such as the Second Lebanon War in 2006 and the Israeli offensives in Gaza.
Awad also travels and assists with Reuters coverage around the Middle East: He was in Iraq in 2003, in Lebanon in 2006 and in Yemen and Libya in 2011.
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Ammar Awad on Twitter
28 September 2016
RT @Cropperboyce: Latest powerful footage shot from a drone of war torn Aleppo https://t.co/Pd7NCkt0G5 https://t.co/o2OBoK3JrR
21 September 2016
RT @Cropperboyce: Durbar custom dates back 1,000 years involves warriors in Nigeria's Muslim north traveling to renew ruler's pledge https:…
1 September 2016
RT @morenatti2004: Proud of todays's publications trying to make this drama more visible. NYT front today. https://t.co/mk2JeHhYMx
11 August 2016
RT @Cropperboyce: Syria Democratic Forces fighters embrace in the city of Manbij, in Aleppo Governorate, Syria https://t.co/y3qrGlvJHq http…