The 2014 Pulitzer Prize Winners

International Reporting

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For a distinguished example of reporting on international affairs, using any available journalistic tool, Ten thousand dollars ($10,000).

Awarded to Jason Szep and Andrew R.C. Marshall of Reuters for their courageous reports on the violent persecution of the Rohingya, a Muslim minority in Myanmar that, in efforts to flee the country, often falls victim to predatory human-trafficking networks.


Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University (left), presents the 2014 International Reporting Prize to Jason Szep (center) and Andrew R.C. Marshall of Reuters.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were Rukmini Callimachi of the Associated Press for her discovery and fearless exploration of internal documents that shattered myths and deepened understanding of the global terrorist network of al-Qaida; and Raja Abdulrahim and Patrick McDonnell of the Los Angeles Times for their vivid coverage of the Syrian civil war, showing at grave personal risk how both sides of the conflict contribute to the bloodshed, fear and corruption that define daily life.