I became convinced that noncooperation with evil is as much a moral obligation as is cooperation with good. – Martin Luther King Jr.
The families of Lebanese servicemen held hostage by Islamist militants since August blocked the Sidon-Beirut highway and Beirut’s Saifi road simultaneously during Thursday’s Cabinet session. (Ali Mohamad / Almustaqbal)
Kurdish protesters who live in Lebanon carry depicting the logo of West Kurdistan Democratic Youth Union (YCR) during a demonstration calling for support for the Syrian Kurdish town of Ain al-Arab (Kobane), in front the UN house in Beirut. (NABIL MOUNZER / EPA)
Kurdish demonstrators shout slogans during a rally in support of the Kurds in Kobani and against Islamic State fighters in Beirut. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
Women mourn over the coffin of Hezbollah militant Imad El-Sabeh, during his funeral procession in a southern suburb of the Lebanese capital Beirut after he was killed in combat alongside Syrian government forces in the Qalamun region. (AFP / STR)
People swim at the St. Georges Yacht Club in Beirut, Lebanon. (Jamal Saidi / REUTERS)
A girl rides a horse at Faqra Equestrian Club in Faqra. (Jamal Saidi / REUTERS)
The sky above Jounieh lit up by fireworks (Hasan Shaaban / TDS)
The newly elected leader of the Kataeb party, Sami Gemayel, talking at a ceremony held by his party outside its headquarters in Beirut’s Saifi neighborhood. (Dalati Nohra)
Telecom Minister Boutros Harb launching two stamps in memory of the late former Prime Minister Amin Hafez and Novelist and Writer Leila Osseiran, at Amin Hafez Square in downtown Beirut.