Reuters captures photographs of a hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro’s favelas

In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Reuters photographer Ricardo Moraes captured moving photographs of a hostage situation that ended with one dead bandit, following a series of shootouts that broke out across the city among warring criminal organizations and the police.

Article Tags
Type: Reuters Best
Regions: South America
Win Types: Storytelling
Story Types: Human Interest / Feature
Media Types: MultimediaPictures