Best of 2016 : Top 50 Photographs from Around the World


Photo of Demonstrator's Throwing Back Tear Gas containers at Police

Demonstrators throw back tear gas canisters to French riot police officers during clashes in a makeshift migrant camp known as “the jungle” near Calais, northern France, on Oct. 22, 2016. Emilio Morenatti—AP


Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov;s Killer Photo

Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov lies on the ground after he was shot by Mevlut Mert Altintas at an art gallery in Ankara, Turkey, December 19, 2016. Hasim Kilic/Hurriyet via REUTERS


Alyan kurdi a wounded Child of Syria

Wounded boy in ambulance, Aleppo (17 August)
Mahmoud Raslan/-Anadolu Agency/Getty


A women was injured in Brussels attacks happened last year

Women wounded in the Brussels airport attacks (22 March)
Ketevan Kardava/AP

A Man Helping refugees

A man helps a boy while other migrants and refugees lay on the ground after Macedonian police fired tear gas at hundreds of people who tried to break through the border fence in Idomeni, Greece, on Feb. 29, 2016. Louisa Gouliamaki—AFP/Getty Images


A Girl Seeing 3 Kurdish women in Burqa

A girl watches as three Kurdish women are photographed with their faces hidden. Two of the women say they were forced to marry ISIS fighters before escaping to a refugee camp.
This photo was originally published in “Kurds Fight to Preserve ‘the Other Iraq,'” in March 2016.


Syrian boy Cries

A Syrian boy is comforted as he cries next to the body of a relative who died in a reported airstrike in the rebel-held neighborhood of al-Soukour in the northern city of Aleppo, on April 27, 2016. Karam Al-Masri—AFP/Getty Images


Iraqi Forces Photo

FILE – A Peshmerga convoy drives towards a frontline in Khazer, about 30 kilometers (19 miles) east of Mosul, Iraq, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Bram Janssen)


Lybian Forces Allied with UN Forces

Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government fire weapons during a battle with Islamic State fighters in Sirte, Libya, on July 15, 2016.


Iraqi forces search houses in hunt for Daesh

The Iraqis Special Operations Forces search houses in Cogjali, an eastern district of Mosul, looking for Daesh members, equipment and evidence on Nov. 2, 2016. Laurent Van Der Stockt—Getty Images

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