Sonmez had tweeted a screenshot of an offensive joke that a colleague had sent out on Twitter, a move which another colleague disagreed with online, leading to a back-and-forth between them.
Five Getty Images photographers were awarded one of the two prizes in breaking news photography for their coverage of the riot.
The panel of judges decided that a letter be sent to Turkey's Justice Ministry seeking its opinion on the possible transfer of the file to the Saudi judicial authorities.
The Post says that the findings published by SentinelOne showed that a group of dissidents have been under surveillance for nearly a decade now.
While a December 23 headline on the Los Angeles Times front page - "How Much More Can We Take?"- referred to COVID-19, it could easily be applied to the news appetite in general.
Mumbai-based Ayyub will write regularly about political affairs in India.
The New York Times, The Washington Post, BBC and The Guardian, among many other leading foreign media outlets, all carried stories on Chandrayaan-2, India's landmark moon mission.
An Alabama woman says Roy Moore, the Republican nominee for next month's US Senate election, made inappropriate advances and had sexual contact with her when she was 14
Trump "revealed more information to the Russian ambassador than we have shared with our own allies," the Washington Post quoted a US official as saying on condition of anonymity.