A woman dances in front of riot police during a demonstration in the Kadikoy neighborhood of Istanbul against the eviction of a squatted building. The building was converted into a social meeting center by activists following last year's Gezi Park protests that led to supporting protests across Turkey. (OZAN KOSE / AFP - GETTY IMAGES)

International POW:9-15 December

Humanism is the only – I would go so far as saying the final- resistance we have against the inhuman practices and injustices that disfigure human history. — Edward W. Said

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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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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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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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