Ukrainian journalists win Pulitzer Prize for war reporting
On Monday, May 8, 2023, the Associated Press won the Pulitzer Prize for war reporting.
Ukrainian photographers Mstyslav Chernov and Evgeniy Maloletka won the Pulitzer Prize for reporting from Mariupol. The award was also given to video producer Vasilisa Stepanenko. The Pulitzer Committee also recognized the work of reporter Lori Hinnant.
As part of cooperation with the Associated Press agency, they were awarded “for a distinguished example of meritorious public service.”
In addition, GRUNT media reports, the prize was awarded to the staff of The New York Times for the coverage of Russian atrocities in Bucha. Ukrainian photojournalist Stas Kozliuk worked as part of the team.
The Pulitzer Prize is one of the most prestigious awards in the fields of journalism, literature, music, and theater. This year’s winners were traditionally announced at Columbia University.