25 Feb 2016 World Press Photo Contest

The 2016 World Press Photo winners have been announced. The winning images were selected from 82,951 photos made by 5,775 photographers from 128 different countries.

The winners and runners up highlight the importance of photojournalism in telling stories about the world we live in. Topics covered include current affairs, the environment, social issues and daily life.

Check out the gallery here.

Source: World Press Photo.