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Protestor

  • Prize
    Silver in Press/General News
  • Company
    Xinhua News Agency
  • Photographer
    Pan Chaoyue

A pro-military protester chants slogans by barbed wires outside Cairo Police Academy where Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi is on his trial in Cairo, Egypt, on Jan. 8, 2014.

Pan Chaoyue (b.1988) started his career as a photo editor in China’s official news agency Xinhua (Beijing) in 2011. He was assigned as a photojournalist with Xinhua’s Middle East Bureau in Cairo to cover stories in Egypt, Syria, Turkey, Jordan, Tunisia, UAE, Kuwait and others since Sept. 2013 till Jan. 2016, witnessing social and political changes brought by the Arab Spring.