Award-winning photography emerges from the ruins of Mosul
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Perpignan’s "Visa Pour L'Image" festival has awarded its top prize to Laurent Van der Stock for his work documenting the battle for Mosul. The photojournalism festival was dominated by pictures from the city, where Iraqi and coalition forces fought to liberate the area from Islamic State group control. Also, French street artist JR has taken his brand of paste-up portraiture to a Mexican frontier town; it’s a comment on the debate surrounding immigration that's raging in the US.
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