Lebanon POW: 9 – 15 May
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Lebanese monks carry the coffin of late #Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Nasrallah Sfeir at the Maronite #Patriarchate in the mountain village of #Bkerki, northeast of #Beirut, #Lebanon. (JOSEPH EID / AFP / Getty Images)
Lebanese monks carry the coffin of late Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Nasrallah Sfeir at the Maronite Patriarchate in the mountain village of Bkerki, northeast of Beirut, Lebanon. (JOSEPH EID / AFP / Getty Images)
The convoy carrying the body of late Lebanese #Maronite #Patriarch Cardinal Nasrallah Sfeir heading to #Bkirki in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)
The convoy carrying the body of late Lebanese Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Nasrallah Sfeir heading to Bkirki in Beirut, Lebanon. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)
Over 1200 Lebanese and Syrians come together in #Ramadan, to break their day’s fast at a charity #iftar event in #Beirut’s #Hamra district, #Lebanon. (Nick Newsom)
Over 1200 Lebanese and Syrians come together to break their day’s fast at a charity iftar event in Beirut’s Hamra district, Lebanon. (Nick Newsom)
Thousands celebrating #Ramadan in the Old City with a colorful evening of performing arts, in #Saida, #Lebanon. (Mohammed Zaatari / The Daily Star)
Thousands celebrating Ramadan in the Old City with a colorful evening of performing arts, in Saida, Lebanon. (Mohammed Zaatari / The Daily Star)
Palestinians and Lebanese commemorating the 71st anniversary of the #Nakba in Ain al-Hilweh #Palestinian #refugee camp, in #Saida, #Lebanon. (Mohammed Zaatari / The Daily Star)
Palestinians and Lebanese commemorating the 71st anniversary of the Nakba in Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp, in Saida, Lebanon. (Mohammed Zaatari / The Daily Star)
A man uses a magnifying glass to reads messages on his #mobile during a protest against the installation of high-voltage #power lines in #Mansourieh town, east #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hassan Ammar / AP)
A man uses a magnifying glass to reads messages on his mobile during a protest against the installation of high-voltage power lines in Mansourieh town, east Beirut, Lebanon. (Hassan Ammar / AP)
Police scuffle with Lebanese retired soldiers during a protest in front of the government building during a cabinet meeting to discuss an austerity budget, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hassan Ammar / AP)
Police scuffle with Lebanese retired soldiers during a protest in front of the government building during a cabinet meeting to discuss an austerity budget, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Hassan Ammar / AP)
A retired Lebanese #soldier holds a national flag, during a protest in front the central bank headquarters, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
A retired Lebanese soldier holds a national flag, during a protest in front the central bank headquarters, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
2 fans from Al-Najmeh and Al-Ansar football clubs scuffle during a riot that started during a game that ended with the victory of Al-Ansar (2-1) during the quarter-finals of the Lebanese league, at Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Adnan Hajj Ali)
2 fans from Al-Najmeh and Al-Ansar football clubs scuffle during a riot that started during a game that ended with the victory of Al-Ansar (2-1) during the quarter-finals of the Lebanese league, at Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Adnan Hajj Ali)
People inaugurate what they called “the Largest #Ramadan Electronic Lantern”, a 4-meter long and 3-meter wide lantern, in #Saida, #Lebanon. (SaidaOnline).
People inaugurate what they called “the Largest Ramadan Electronic Lantern”, a 4-meter long and 3-meter wide lantern, on the occasion of Ramadan, in Saida, Lebanon. (SaidaOnline).
Prince Mansour Assaf #Mosque (L) and other mosques are illuminated as Muslims observe the fourth night of #Ramadan, the holy month of #fasting, in downtown #Beirut, #Lebanon. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)
Prince Mansour Assaf Mosque (L) and other mosques are illuminated as Muslims observe the fourth night of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)
The abandoned #train station of #Aaraya northeast of #Beirut, #Lebanon. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)
The abandoned train station of Aaraya northeast of Beirut, Lebanon. (JOSEPH EID / AFP)
Ex-soldier takes part in a protest against cuts to their benefits outside the government headquarters in downtown #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
Ex-soldier takes part in a protest against cuts to their benefits outside the government headquarters in downtown Beirut, Lebanon. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
Members of the " Friends of Zira Island and Sidon's Beach" association, submerge an old civil aircraft in the #Mediterranean, near the #island of #Zira, off the shore of #Saida, #Lebanon. (Mahmoud ZAYYAT / AFP)
Members of the ” Friends of Zira Island and Sidon’s Beach” association, submerge an old civil aircraft in the Mediterranean, near the island of Zira, off the shore of Saida, Lebanon. (Mahmoud ZAYYAT / AFP)
#Army commandos participate in a coastal cleanup during a campaign by "Operation Big Blue" NGO, by the famous #Raoucheh (Pigeon Rock) landmark rock formations off the coast of the capital #Beirut, #Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP / AA)
Army commandos participate in a coastal cleanup during a campaign by “Operation Big Blue” NGO, by the famous Raoucheh (Pigeon Rock) landmark rock formations off the coast of the capital Beirut, Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP / AA)
#Riot #policemen stand guard where activists wave Lebanese flags and chant slogans during a #protest in front of the #government palace in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (NABIL MOUNZER / EPA)
Riot policemen stand guard where activists wave Lebanese flags and chant slogans during a protest in front of the government palace in Beirut, Lebanon. (NABIL MOUNZER / EPA)
A retired #soldier sits in a tent as he takes part in a protest against draft state budget proposals he fears would curb military benefits, in front of the central #bank in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
A retired soldier sits in a tent as he takes part in a protest against draft state budget proposals he fears would curb military benefits, in front of the central bank in Beirut, Lebanon. (Mohamed Azakir / REUTERS)
Retired #army officer carries a Lebanese flag and sits in front of the Lebanese Central Bank during the protest in #Hamra Street in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Nabil Mounzer / EPA)
Retired army officer carries a Lebanese flag and sits in front of the Lebanese Central Bank during the protest in Hamra Street in Beirut, Lebanon. (Nabil Mounzer / EPA)


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