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Photographer Muhammed Muheisen

An Afghan refugee child chases bubbles released by other children, while playing on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. For more than three decades, Pakistan has been home to one of the worldâs largest refugee communities: hundreds of thousands of Afghans who have fled the repeated wars and fighting in their country. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

Photographer Muhammed Muheisen

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Collection of photos from AP Photographer and 2013 Pulitzer Prize winner for Breaking News Photography Muhammed Muheisen.

Muhammed’s work has received many international awards, among others Breaking News Pulitzer Prize of 2005 for covering war in Iraq, POYI, Picture of the year 2007, of Saudi Arabia of the Annual Muslim pilgrimage, best Multimedia of the Annual Israeli photo contest of 2007, honorable mention Atlanta photojournalism seminar of 2008 and photo of the year of the Annual Israeli photo contest of 2008 with two first prizes and two second prizes in different categories, two prizes in the Atlanta photojournalism seminar of 2009, 6 prizes in the Annual Israeli photo contest of 2009.

A Prize in the French Festival Du Scoop of 2009, a Prize in the National Headliner awards of 2009 and Feature Photos of portraits in Pakistan in APME 2010, and most recently, 2011 APME News Photos award for his series on unrest in Yemen and the John L. Dougherty Award for exemplary work by an AP staff member who is 30 years old or younger, 5 prizes in Yonhap International Press Photo Awards of 2011.

Honorable Mention in ONASIA Photojournalism Contest 2011, Gold and Bronze prizes in 11th Asia Media Awards 2012, first prize in 78th National Headliner Awards 2012, participant in the World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass of 2012.

Muheisen, along with fellow AP photographers, Manu Brabo, Narciso Contreras, Khalil Hamra and Rodrigo Abd were awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photograph for his gripping work covering the 2013 from the civil war in Syria. (Associated Press)

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