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Last Updated: Tuesday, 31 July 2007, 00:23 GMT 01:23 UK
Audio slideshow: Inside Associated Press
The Associated Press (AP) news agency has been reporting news and transmitting pictures since 1846, in the earliest days of the long-distance telegraph.

As the agency publishes Breaking News, a history of its role reporting war and peace around the world, the BBC asks three AP photographers - Horst Faas, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner most famous for his work during the Vietnam War, Santiago Lyon, AP's current global director of photography, and Oded Balilty, an Israeli who won a 2007 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography - for their views on the dangers of carrying cameras in conflict.

Produced by Phil Coomes and Adam Blenford. All photographs are copyright of the Associated Press.


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