Christmas is the one time of year when people of all religions come together to worship Jesus Christ. – Bart Simpson.

European Union’s ambassador to Lebanon Christina Lassen in a school tent as she visits the Syrian refugee informal settlement Amriyeh in Saadnayel, Bekaa. (LUCIE PARSEGHIAN / EPA)

Syrian refugee children play near a tent in Amriyeh in Saadnayel. (LUCIE PARSEGHIAN / EPA)

Syrian refugee children play near a tent in Amriyeh in Saadnayel. (LUCIE PARSEGHIAN / EPA)

Chloe, holds a Syrian refugee during a gift distribution by the "Mission de Vie" in a slum in the town of Dbayeh. (PATRICK BAZ / AFP)

Chloe, holds a Syrian refugee during a gift distribution by the “Mission de Vie” in a slum in the town of Dbayeh. (PATRICK BAZ / AFP)

Syrian refugee children sit outside their makeshift home in a slum in Dbayeh. (PATRICK BAZ / AFP)

Syrian refugee children sit outside their makeshift home in a slum in Dbayeh. (PATRICK BAZ / AFP)

Vehicles drive past Christmas lights, in Beirut. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)

Vehicles drive past Christmas lights, in Beirut. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)

Vehicles drive past Christmas lights in Beirut. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)

Vehicles drive past Christmas lights in Beirut. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)

People take pictures of Christmas decorations in Byblos. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)

People take pictures of Christmas decorations in Byblos. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)

A man dressed as Santa Claus rides a Christmas decorated vehicle in Jiyeh. (Aziz Taher / REUTERS)

A man dressed as Santa Claus rides a Christmas decorated vehicle in Jiyeh. (Aziz Taher / REUTERS)

Members of the Parliament watch as Saad al-Hariri talks on a screen. (Jamal Saidi / REUTERS)

Members of the Parliament watch as Saad al-Hariri talks on a screen. (Jamal Saidi / REUTERS)

Minister Inaya Ezzidine, receiving congratulations after winning a vote of confidence, in the parliament building, Beirut. (Hussein Baydoun /  Alaraby Aljadeed)

Minister Inaya Ezzidine, receiving congratulations after winning a vote of confidence, in the parliament building, Beirut. (Hussein Baydoun / Alaraby Aljadeed)

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, French Ambassador Emmanuel Bonne, walk on Beirut waterfront promenade. (Hussein Malla / AP)

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, French Ambassador Emmanuel Bonne, walk on Beirut waterfront promenade. (Hussein Malla / AP)

Students at the Evangelical School for Arts distribute Christmas gifts to Syrian refugees in Sidon. (Mohammed Zaatari / AP)

Students at the Evangelical School for Arts distribute Christmas gifts to Syrian refugees in Sidon. (Mohammed Zaatari / AP)

A 5m Christmas tree made of bananas in the town of Damour. A 5m Christmas tree made of bananas in the town of Damour.

A 5m Christmas tree made of bananas in the town of Damour. (Unknown)

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