The 1999 Pulitzer Prize Winners

International Reporting

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For a distinguished example of reporting on international affairs, including United Nations correspondence, Five thousand dollars ($5,000).

Awarded to The Wall Street Journal Staff for its in-depth, analytical coverage of the Russian financial crisis.

Columbia University Provost Jonathan R. Cole (left) presents Andrew Higgins (center) and Steve Liesman (right), of The Wall Street Journal, with the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: David Hoffman of The Washington Post for his gripping stories on the dangerous legacy of chemical and nuclear weapons in post-communist Russia, and The New York Times Staff for its comprehensive coverage of the bombings of American embassies in Africa, which revealed crucial lapses in intelligence and security.