Pulitzer-winning Reuters photographer Yannis Behrakis dies aged 58

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Respected photojournalist covered violence and upheaval across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia

Yannis Behrakis, one of Reuters’ most decorated and respected photographers, has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 58.

Behrakis covered many of the most tumultuous events around the world, including conflicts in Afghanistan and Chechnya, a huge earthquake in Kashmir and the Egyptian uprising of 2011.

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