Lebanon POW: 2 – 8 April

Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals. – Martin Luther King Jr.

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Miss Tourism Universe 2014 Ninoska Vasquez (C) from Venezuela poses for photographers with the first runner-up Ema Golijanin (R) from Bosnia and the second runner-up Bianca Matte (L) from Brazil at the Casino de Liban in northern Beirut, Lebanon. The Miss Tourism 2014 World Final will be held in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, on 10 December. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)

Lebanon POW: 20 – 26 November

The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can. — Neil Gaiman

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Lebanese riot policemen stand guard during a demonstration held by relatives of Lebanese soldiers held hostage by Islamic militants, to demand action to secure the captives' release, in front of government headquarters in downtown Beirut, Lebanon. The militants, including the al-Qaida linked Nusra Front and the extremist Islamic State group, are holding some 20 Lebanese soldiers and policemen hostages since August, when they briefly overran a Lebanese border town. (Bilal Hussein / AP)

Lebanon POW: 13 – 19 November

Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country. — Karl Kraussd.

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