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In this photo provided on Friday Feb. 10, 2012 by World Press Photo, the 1st Prize Portraits Singles category of the 2012 World Press Photo Contest by Laerke Posselt, Denmark, shows Iranian-born Danish actress Mellica Mehraban, Copenhagen, May 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Laerke Posselt)

Winners from the World Press Photo contest

January 1, 1970

Spanish photographer Samuel Aranda won the World Press Photo of the Year award on Feb. 10 for an image of a veiled woman holding a wounded relative in her arms after a demonstration in Yemen.