Christmas mass is held at the Cathedral of the Saint George to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Ratib Al Safadi / Anadolu Agency)

Lebanon POW: 25 – 31 December

Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” —  Benjamin Franklin

Christmas mass is held at the Cathedral of the Saint George to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Ratib Al Safadi / Anadolu Agency)

Christmas mass is held at the Cathedral of the Saint George to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Ratib Al Safadi / Anadolu Agency)

A member of the Internal Security Forces (ISF) standing beside metal barriers, with a fine book visible from his back poket (Marwan bu Haidar / Al-akhbar)

A member of the Internal Security Forces (ISF) standing beside metal barriers, with a fine book visible from his back pocket (Marwan bu Haidar / Al-akhbar)

Palestinian Fatah al-Intifada members, supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, take part in a parade to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of the movement at al-Baddawi refugee camp in Tripoli, northern Lebanon. (Omar Ibrahim / REUTERS)

Palestinian Fatah al-Intifada members, supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, take part in a parade to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of the movement at al-Baddawi refugee camp in Tripoli, northern Lebanon. (Omar Ibrahim / REUTERS)

A man dressed as Santa Claus drives a horse cart during Christmas day in Sidon, South Lebanon. (Ali Hashisho / REUTERS)

A man dressed as Santa Claus drives a horse cart during Christmas day in Sidon, South Lebanon. (Ali Hashisho / REUTERS)

Assyrian Christians from Iraq, Syria and Lebanon arrive to attend a Christmas mass at Saint Georges church in an eastern Beirut suburb. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)

Assyrian Christians from Iraq, Syria and Lebanon arrive to attend a Christmas mass at Saint Georges church in an eastern Beirut suburb. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)

A swarm of pigeons lurking b wheat silos in the port of Beirut (Hussam Chbaro / Almustaqbal)

A swarm of pigeons lurking beside the wheat silos in the port of Beirut (Hussam Chbaro / Almustaqbal)

One of Umm Ali's eleven children who fled the violence in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, collects water at an unofficial refugee camp in Jabaa, a village in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)

One of Umm Ali’s eleven children who fled the violence in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, collects water at an unofficial refugee camp in Jabaa, a village in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)

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