Interpretive news pictures flirt with expectations of objective coverage. What meaning do you intend by framing a picture like that? Challenged about this ambiguity, a photographer could simply point again to the photo. It was there. What could be more objective than that?
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With a part of a mannequin which was apparently stolen from a shop by looters, in the background, Estonian police cordon a battle-scarred street of Tallinn shortly after riots early Friday, April 27, 2007. Overnight clashes, looting and vandalism were sparked by the government's move to relocate the Bronze Soldier, a monument to Red Army soldiers killed fighting the Nazis.