An #Iranian health worker reads the #Koran on #Arafat day at the #Tehran University Campus mosque. (AFP / STR)
International POW

International POW: 28 July – 3 August

If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success. James Cameron

A man throws water on a #girl playing in a pool, during hot weather, amid concerns over the spread of #coronavirus disease, in #Saida, #Lebanon. (Ali Hashisho / REUTERS)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 21 – 27 May

To wake up from its long torpor, our country needs a strong dose of disrespect for kings – Naguib Mahfouz

A picture of a student is seen on a tablet that is placed on a robot during an event they called "cyber-graduation" at a school at #Taguig in #Manila, #Philippines. (AP) #coronavirus
International POW

International POW: 19 – 25 May

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. Eleanor Roosevelt

A #girl plays on a swing during the #Eid al- #Adha holiday in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Bilal Jawich / Xinhua)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 8 – 14 August

Let go of yesterday. Let today be a new beginning and be the best that you can, and you’ll get to where God wants you

People look on as a bull is brought down from the rooftop of a three-story house with a crane in order to be sold for the upcoming #Muslim Eid al- #Adha holiday, in #Karachi, #Pakistan. (FAREED KHAN / AP)
International POW

International POW: 6 – 12 August

Sometimes when you sacrifice something precious, you’re not really losing it. You’re just passing it on to someone else. – Mitch Albom

Western lowland #gorilla Kijivu licks an #ice block with fruits to cool down during a hot weather day at the #Zoo in #Prague, #Czech Republic. (AP)
International POW

International POW: 4 – 10 June

Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths. – Etty Hillesum

MPs argue over the impeachment of the economy and finance minister, Masoud Karbasian, during a session at the parliament, in #Tehran, #Iran. (Abedin Taherkenareh / EPA)
International POW

International POW: 21 – 27 August

In order that every man presents his views without penalty, there must be a spirit of tolerance in the entire population. – Albert Einstein

#Children ride a #camel at the popular amusement #park 'Horsh Beirut' to celebrate #Eid #Adha in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (NABIL MOUNZER / EPA)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 16 – 22 August

To terrify children with the image of hell, to consider women an inferior creation—is that good for the world? – Christopher Hitchens

Children play in a square covered by #German and #Brazilian flags in a popular area during the #FIFA #WorldCup matches, in #Sabra, the southern suburb of #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hasan Shaaban / The Daily Star)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW : 14 – 20 June

There are three kinds of people in the world. People who make things happen. People who watch things happen and people who say “What happened?”

Egyptian football fans watching the first match for #Egypt vs #Uruguay in #Russia #WorldCup 2018, In a village near #Minya city South of #Egypt. (Roger Anis / Masrawy)
International POW

International POW: 12 – 18 June

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength. –