Riot police officers take positions outside Kiev’s Independence Square, the epicenter of the country’s current unrest, Ukraine, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. Emilio Morenatti is no stranger to covering violence. In 2010, he was badly injured by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan while shooting for the Associated Press. He ultimately lost his left foot due to the injuries, but is now back in action making great work.
From: Photojournalism of the Month: February 2014
AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti