2007 Photo Contest, General News, 2nd prize

Peter Agtmael

Polaris Images

28 January, 2006

A suspected Iraqi insurgent is interrogated in his home. He was not detained. American soldiers conduct night raids on homes in Iraq, searching for insurgents. The raids, sometimes carried out in conjunction with Iraqi security forces, were a common occurrence as insurgency increased during the year.

About the photographer

Peter Agtmael

Peter van Agtmael (b. 1981) graduated from Yale University in 2003 with a degree in history. Following graduation, he spent a year in China on the Charles P. Howland fellowship p...

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