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Winners for People in the News & Portrait Stories: Chinese Veterans

By Chen Tuanjie (

19:52, March 26, 2012

Photos are taken at a senior's home in Yan'an, northwest China's Shaanxi Province in 2011. During the Nanchang Uprising, the Long March, the Defense of Yan'an, the war of Liberation as well as the the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea, lots of Chinese soldiers lost their lives. Some of the veterans went through all these big events and they are part of the history.

The 8th China International Press Photo Contest
People in the News & Portrait Stories - Award of Excellence
Chinese Veterans
Wang Shenggui was born in Liandaowan village of Ansai County, Shaanxi Province and he is one of the Chinese veterans who went through many wars. Photo taken on July 23, 2011.

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People in the News & Portrait Stories Winners
Gold Prize - Survivors of Labours during the World War II
Silver Prize - Contestants for the Mayan Queen
Bronze Prize - The Kazak eagle Hunters
Award of Excellence - Brothels


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