Time names Barack Obama ‘Person of the Year’ for 2012
President Barack Obama has been named Time’s “Person of the Year” for 2012.
The short list for the honour included Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who was shot in the head for advocating for girls’ education.
It also included Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi and Bill and Hillary Clinton.
Obama also received the honour in 2008, when he was President-elect. (AFP/Getty Images)