International POW: 19 – 25 May

The two hardest tests on the spiritual road are the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage not to be disappointed with what we encounter. – Paulo Coelho.

Student nurses sit an exam in Shaanxi province, China. (ChinaFotoPress / Getty Images)

Student nurses sit an exam in Shaanxi province, China. (ChinaFotoPress / Getty Images)

Kashmiri Muslims pray at the Hazratbal Shrine on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indina. Muslim devotees flocked to the Hazratbal Shrine following the Muslim festival of Mehraj-u-Alam, believed to mark the ascension of the Prophet Mohammad to Heaven. (Farooq Khan / EPA)

Kashmiri Muslims pray at the Hazratbal Shrine on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indina. Muslim devotees flocked to the Hazratbal Shrine following the Muslim festival of Mehraj-u-Alam, believed to mark the ascension of the Prophet Mohammad to Heaven. (Farooq Khan / EPA)

A Burundian protester throws a rock at police officers in front of a burning barricade during an anti-government demonstration in Bujumbura, Burundi. According to the United Nations' refugee agency, more than 105,000 Burndians have fled the country to seek refuge in neighboring countries such as Rwanda, DR Congo, and Tanzania. (Dai Kurokawa / EPA)

A Burundian protester throws a rock at police officers in front of a burning barricade during an anti-government demonstration in Bujumbura, Burundi. According to the United Nations’ refugee agency, more than 105,000 Burndians have fled the country to seek refuge in neighboring countries such as Rwanda, DR Congo, and Tanzania. (Dai Kurokawa / EPA)

Uruguayans display pictures of their relatives who "disappeared" during a military regime from 1973-1985, at an annual demonstration in Montevideo, Uruguay. Thousands of Uruguayans marched along 18 de Julio, the main avenue of the city, demanding to know about the 150 missing Uruguayans that they said were kidnapped by military forces. (Andres Stapff / Reuters)

Uruguayans display pictures of their relatives who “disappeared” during a military regime from 1973-1985, at an annual demonstration in Montevideo, Uruguay. Thousands of Uruguayans marched along 18 de Julio, the main avenue of the city, demanding to know about the 150 missing Uruguayans that they said were kidnapped by military forces. (Andres Stapff / Reuters)

A bishop photographs Pope Francis as he delivers his speech during the opening session of a Italian Episcopal Conference meeting, at the Vatican. (Alessandra Tarantino / AP)

A bishop photographs Pope Francis as he delivers his speech during the opening session of a Italian Episcopal Conference meeting, at the Vatican. (Alessandra Tarantino / AP)

Mans Zelmerloew representing Sweden celebrates winning the final of the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest. (Reuters)

Mans Zelmerloew representing Sweden celebrates winning the final of the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest. (Reuters)

US Secretary of State John Kerry, right, holds eight-month-old Andrew Belz as he poses for photos with the children of US troops and US Embassy personnel at Collier Field House at Yongsan Garrison in Seoul, South Korea. (Saul Loeb / AP)

US Secretary of State John Kerry, right, holds eight-month-old Andrew Belz as he poses for photos with the children of US troops and US Embassy personnel at Collier Field House at Yongsan Garrison in Seoul, South Korea. (Saul Loeb / AP)

Panti Bliss arrives in Dublin Castle, while Ireland was voting to become the first country in the world to vote for same-sex marriage in a historic referendum.  (Brian Lawless / PA)

Panti Bliss arrives in Dublin Castle, while Ireland was voting to become the first country in the world to vote for same-sex marriage in a historic referendum. (Brian Lawless / PA)

Julianne Moore poses with her award in Cannes movie festival for Best Actress, which she won in 2014 for her performance in Still Alice. (AFP)

Julianne Moore poses with her award in Cannes movie festival for Best Actress, which she won in 2014 for her performance in Still Alice. (AFP)

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the 810 army unit's Salmon farms. (REUTERS / KCNA)

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the 810 army unit’s Salmon farms. (REUTERS / KCNA)

Citizen volunteers clean up a contaminated beach after an underwater oil pipe ruptured spilling an estimated 21 thousands gallons of oil into the Pacific Ocean in California, USA. (Michael Nelson / EPA)

Citizen volunteers clean up a contaminated beach after an underwater oil pipe ruptured spilling an estimated 21 thousands gallons of oil into the Pacific Ocean in California, USA. (Michael Nelson / EPA)

Pete Goodchild puts the finishing touches on a Lego mosaic of Taylor Swift at Legoland in Windsor, UK. (Mikael Buck / Rex Shutterstock)

Pete Goodchild puts the finishing touches on a Lego mosaic of Taylor Swift at Legoland in Windsor, UK. (Mikael Buck / Rex Shutterstock)

Festivalgoers watch the Terminator on the beach at the Cinéma de la Plage during the Cannes film festival in Cannes, France. (Franck Robichon / EPA)

Festivalgoers watch the Terminator on the beach at the Cinéma de la Plage during the Cannes film festival in Cannes, France. (Franck Robichon / EPA)

Thought to be the first authenticated living portrait of William Shakespeare. Botanist and historian Mark Griffiths has cracked a many-layered Tudor code and revealed the living face of the bard for the first time, on the title page of the first edition of The Herball, a 16th-century book on plants, in London, UK. (Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images)

Thought to be the first authenticated living portrait of William Shakespeare. Botanist and historian Mark Griffiths has cracked a many-layered Tudor code and revealed the living face of the bard for the first time, on the title page of the first edition of The Herball, a 16th-century book on plants, in London, UK. (Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images)

Temporary duck lanes have been painted on busy canal towpaths in Birmingham, and Manchester to highlight the narrowness of the space that is shared by people and wildlife in London, UK. (Bethany Clarke /Getty Images for Canal & River T)

Temporary duck lanes have been painted on busy canal towpaths in Birmingham, and Manchester to highlight the narrowness of the space that is shared by people and wildlife in London, UK. (Bethany Clarke /Getty Images for Canal & River T)

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