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The refugee crisis in Europe. The Paris attacks. Demonstrations in the US, War in Syria. An earthquake in Nepal. The list with the big news stories in 1015 goes on and on.
However, the World press Photo jury had to make a choice and these are the winners.
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General News, 1st prize singles, World Press General News, 1st prize singles, World Press Photo Awards (Mauricio Lima - IS Fighter Treated at Kurdish Hospital)A doctor rubs ointment on the burns of Jacob, 16, in front of a poster of Abdullah Ocalan, the jailed leader of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, at a YPG hospital compound on the outskirts of Hasaka August 1, 2015. According to YPG fighters at the scene, Jacob is an ISIS fighter from Deir al-Zour and the only survivior from an ambush made by YPG fighters over a truck alleged to carry ISIS fighters on the outskirts of Hasaka. Six ISIS fighters died in the attack, 5 of them completely disfigured by the explosion. Mauricio Lima/REUTERS