Hanns-Jörg Anders, Stern, Germany
World Press Photo of the Year: 1969
Londonderry, Northern Ireland, May 1969.
A young Catholic during clash with British troops.
About the image: After a night of street fighting, everyone was fleeing the teargas, when Anders saw a gas masked boy, who had stopped in front of a wall inscribed with “we want peace”. He only had time to take two pictures before the teargas enveloped him.
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