Islamabad’s Red Zone Rallies

Photos by Muhammed Muheisen

Associated Press chief photographer of Pakistan Muhammed Muheisen is currently in Islamabad covering the Red Zone rallies. 

Born in Jerusalem in 1981, Muheisen joined the AP in 2001, covering major events in the Middle East as well as events in Saudi Arabia, China, Afghanistan, Yemen, Egypt, Syria, France and South Africa. Winner of a Pulitzer Prize in both 2005 and 2013, Time Magazine described Muheisen’s photography as “inspired by a spirit of humanism and driven by an appreciation of the ensuring power of the visual narrative” and named him their Best Wire Photographer of 2013.


 

PakistanAnti-government cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri, gestures while delivering a speech to his supporters, during a protest in front of the Parliament building in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen) License this photo

PakistanSupporters of Pakistan’s cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, chant slogans, while waiting for other supporters marching to Islamabad from Lahore, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen) License this photo


The following gallery features Muhammed’s recent work in Islamabad. 


Click on any image to launch the Islamabad’s Red Zone Rallies gallery. 


 

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Lead Image Caption: A female supporter of fiery anti-government cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri stands between the crowds, during a protest, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Qadri led massive rallies Saturday in Pakistan’s capital, demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif step down over alleged fraud in last year’s election in front of thousands of protesters. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

 

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