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The Pulitzer Prize was established in 1917 by publisher Joseph Pulitzer to recognize outstanding achievement in journalism and are American journalism's most prestigious honor. The Associated Press has received 51 Pulitzers, including 31 photo Pulitzers.
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AP wins Pulitzer for Syria photos

2013 Pulitzer Prize winning photographers

The AP was honored for its international coverage, awarded the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography as seen in gripping images of the Syrian civil war and being named a finalist in international reporting for its firsthand views of embattled Syria across formats. Pulitzer Prize-winning AP photographers, from left, Rodrigo Abd, Manu Brabo, Narciso Contreras, Khalil Hamra and Muhammed Muheisen.

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