Ukrainian media representatives received a 2022 Pulitzer Prize Special Award for “courage, resilience, and commitment to truthful coverage” during the Russian invasion.

Pulitzer Prize

It is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to DW.

The Pulitzer Prize jury awarded a special award to Ukrainian journalists who, with “courage and resilience,” cover the war in their homeland unleashed by Russia. The names of the winners of the prestigious media award were announced in New York on Monday, May 9th.

The award in the category “Special Mention” Ukrainian journalists received “for courage, resilience and the desire for truthful coverage during the ruthless invasion of Vladimir Putin into their country and his propaganda war in Russia,” according to the award website.

Pulitzer Prize
It is noted that “despite the bombing, kidnapping, occupation and even death in their ranks, they are persistently trying to give an accurate picture of the terrible reality, which does honor to Ukraine and journalists around the world.”

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The Pulitzer Prize for Public Service went to The Washington Post. It was awarded for a detailed timeline of the Capitol attack on January 6, 2021 by supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump. Also awards in various categories were given to journalists from The Miami Herald, The Tampa Bay Times, The New York Times, Getty Images, The Los Angeles Times and other publications.

The Pulitzer Prize is one of the most prestigious journalism awards in the United States. It has been awarded annually since 1917 for publication in an American publication. The full list of 2022 laureates is published on the award website.

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