A demonstration to mark the anniversary of the storming of the US embassy by student protesters that triggered a hostage crisis 35 years ago in Tehran, Iran. (Atta Kenare / AFP - Getty Images)

International POW: 4 – 10 Nov

You can find pictures anywhere. It’s simply a matter of noticing things and organising them. You just have to care about what’s around you and have a concern with humanity and the human comedy. — Elliott Erwitt.

Welcome to a new POW post, presenting for you the best of this week’s photos from around the world.

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Afghan Shiite Muslim devotees flagellate themselves during a morning procession marking the day of Ashura in Kabul. (Haroon Sabawoon / Anadolu Agency)

International POW: 28Oct – 3Nov

You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this. — Henry David Thoreauasfd.

Welcome to a new weekly post of International POW, where we bring you the best photos from around the world, only for you.

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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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A Kurdish woman runs away from a water cannon near the Syrian border after Turkish authorities temporarily closed the border in the southeastern town of Suruc in Turkey's Sanliurfa province. Turkey said that some 130,000 people had flooded across its border from Syria as Kurdish fighters battled ISIS militants trying to capture a strategic town. (Bulent Kilic / AFP - Getty Images)

International POW: 23 – 29 September

In one of the greatest books ever written, Victor Hugo said: “There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher”.

And from what we are seeing these days, it looks like misery is getting bigger and bigger among the lower classes that almost have lost faith in all humanity.

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