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10 Most striking news photographs of 2015

Here’s Hugh Pinney, of Getty Images, on the news images that made 2015 unforgettable…

"In my job as Vice President of News for EMEA at Getty Images, I have seen imagery from all corners of the globe; powerful and extraordinary photos documenting worldwide issues and local stories. Outstanding photographers have shown us the heart-breaking reality of the migrant crisis, the devastating aftermath of natural disasters in Nepal and a city united after the Paris attacks. 

"The following photographs have taken foreign issues and helped turn them into a global priority. This is my selection of the 10 images that told some of the defining news stories of 2015."

[All images courtesy of Getty Images]

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