A Palestinian protester protects his face as he stands in front of burning tires during a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kafr Qaddum, near Nablus in the occupied West Bank. (JAAFAR ASHTIYEH / AFP - Getty Images)

International POW: 21 – 27 October

They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason. ― Ernest Hemingway.

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A villager rests while harvesting olives in Anqoun town, south Lebanon. (Ali Hashisho / REUTERS)

Lebanon POW: 16 – 22 October

Closing the roads, kidnapping, burning tires.

These actions have become part of our daily life in Lebanon, but still, we could consider our country as – an almost – calm country.

And the main reason behind what is happening can only be related to what Nelson Mandela once said “When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw”.

Welcome to a new POW post, with amazing photos taken this week, selected only for you.

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An Israeli woman and a Palestinian woman gesture at one another during a protest by Palestinians against Jewish visitors to the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City. (Finbarr O'reilly / Reuters)

International POW: 14 – 20 October

The camera is much more than a recording apparatus, it is a medium via which messages reach us from another world.– Orson Wellessdsd.

Welcome to a new roundup of POW with the best photos taken for this week from around the world.

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Lightning striking inside the sea beside Jounieh. Charbel, a 13-year-old boy was killed in a car accident in north Lebanon after the car of his father Marwan Youssef slid due to an overnight storm. The rainstorm also washed out a road in Maamelten in Jounieh, while heavy rains in the northern region of Akkar flooded several roads and shops nearby. (Joseph Barrak)

Lebanon POW: 9 – 15 October

Someone once said “Being soaked alone is cold. Being soaked with your best friend is an adventure”, so always turn your life into an amazing adventure, whether it was with or without the rain.

And always remember that when it’s raining, there will always be someone out there waiting in the cold to take some amazing photos of either the rain and the beautiful lightnings. 

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This terrifying picture of a great white shark was taken by an American teacher in South Africa. Amanda Brewer, 25, from New Jersey, took the photograph from a cage off Seal Island. (Amanda Brewer)

International POW: 7 – 13 October

A good photographer is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart, and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it; it is in one word, effective.

POW present to you a new roundup of the best photos ever taken this week from around the world, hopefully you will enjoy each one of it.

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