A woman takes photos with her phone of her relative on his scooter in front of burned tires and garbage containers set on fire, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 25 June – 1 July

Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free. Dalai Lama

A #woman carries a disabled man wearing a protective face mask in the market of the Palestinian #refugee camp of #Sabra, south of the capital #Beirut, #Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 19 – 25 March

Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined. – Dr. Seuss

Young #girls hold placards as they participate in a march against #marriage before the age of 18, in the capital #Beirut, #Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 1 – 7 August

Reason is intelligence exercising. Imagination is intelligence with an erection. – Victor Hugo

Locals sunbathe on the beach in the shadow of the #Fatmagul Sultan fuel burning barges which provide #electric power to #Zouk Mikael, #Lebanon. (Leila Molana-Allen / FRANCE 24)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 30 Aug – 5 Sept

Waiting turns men into bears in a barn and women into cats in a sack. – Robert Jordan

#Pilgrims waited in the long line before the first checkpoint, as the airport is getting packed with #travelers, at #Beirut #Airport, #Lebanon. (Hasan Shaaban / The Daily Star)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 9- 15 August

While physics and mathematics may tell us how the universe began, they are not much use in predicting human behavior because there are far too

Snow covers Faraya village on Mount Lebanon. (Jamal Saidi / REUTERS)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW : 12 – 18 January

Allah causes the night and the day to succeed each other. Truly, in these things is indeed a lesson for those who have insight. – The

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 10 – 16 December

At this Christmas when Christ comes, will He find a warm heart? Mark the season of Advent by loving and serving the others with God’s

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 1 – 7 October

Nothing is very constant in Beirut. Certainly not dreams. But despair isn’t constant either. Beirut is a city to be loved and hated a thousand

Dancers celebrate during a Christmas tree lighting in downtown Beirut. (Jamal Saidi / REUTERS)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 18 – 24 December

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

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

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. —