People line the Drummond Street bridge over Hwy 420 for as Nazzareno Tassone’s motorcade passes undereath the overpass. Tassone, 24, was killed in the city of Raqqa, while fighting alongside the Kurdish People’s Defense Unit. His funeral was held at St. Andrew’s United Church in Niagara Falls on Wednesday June 21, 2017. Julie Jocsak/ St. Catharines Standard/ Postmedia Network
Nominated in Spot News Photography (Under 25K) – Julie Jocsak