For a moment of time today, the previous version of International POW would have been the last one to be published.
It was more as a matter of luck today as I passed by the explosion of today just almost 15 minutes before it blew up.
It is very scary to think of death, and even more scary when knowing that death is just around the corner.
May we find peace, somehow, in Lebanon.
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Civilians flee the site of an explosion in the Beirut neighborhood of Bir Hasan. (Mahmoud Kheir/The Daily Star)
Flames rise from the wreckage of cars following a bomb explosion in a outhern suburb of the capital Beirut. Twin bomb blasts appeared to target the Iranian cultural centre. (AFP)
Lebanon’s Jackie Chamoun looks at her mobile phone near the alpine ski course finish area at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (Luca Bruno/AP)
Small balls of snow broke the roof tops of cars and injured few people in Saida and other part of southern lebanon (Almanad)
After learning of the photograph’s manipulation, the Associate Press along with other news agencies decided to remove this photo released by Lebanon’s official government photographer Dalati Nohra from their archives and advised their customers not to use it. (Dalati Nohra)
Ex-Interior Minister Marwan Charbel Tears Up In Farewell Speech (Aljadeed TV)
Lebanese experts dismantle explosives found in a car coming from Al-Qalamoun in Syrian and seized by the Lebanese Armed Forces in the Ham area, near the Syrian border. According to media reports, the vehicle was carrying 250kgms of high explosives and heading to Beirut. (EFE/EPA/STR)
Kurdish supporters of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) shout slogans and wave the Kurdish flag as they hold posters depicting Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan during a demonstration against his imprisonment conditions in front of the United Nations building in downtown Beirut. Supporters of the PKK chanted slogans against the policy of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and demanded the release of Abdullah Ocalan the jailed Kurdish leader of the Kurdistan Workers’Äô Party (PKK). (Nabil Mounzer/EFE/EPA)
Lebanon’s Alexandre Mohbat competes in the first run of the men’s alpine skiing giant slalom event in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center.(Leonhard Foeger/Reuters)
A burning flame is lit at the place of the explosion in which the ex-premier Rafiq Hariri (portrait) was killed in downtown Beirut, on the ninth anniversary of his death. (Anwar Amro/AFP)
The Lebanese Version of Happy