2014: Lebanon's Year in Photos

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January: Al-Daliya Port fisherman block the Raouche road with burnt tires. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
January: Al-Daliya Port fisherman block the Raouche road with burnt tires. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
February: Car laden with explosives found in Beirut's Corniche al-Mazraa. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
February: Car laden with explosives found in Beirut's Corniche al-Mazraa. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
March: American University of Beirut students protest tuition increase. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
March: American University of Beirut students protest tuition increase. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
March: Lebanese army personnel deploy in the Sports City Stadium area following sporadic clashes. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
March: Lebanese army personnel deploy in the Sports City Stadium area following sporadic clashes. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
April: The Union Coordination Committee holds a sit-in demanding a wage raise for public employees. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
April: The Union Coordination Committee holds a sit-in demanding a wage raise for public employees. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
April: Beirut streets reflect the presidential void. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
April: Beirut streets reflect the presidential void. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
June: Civil society groups protest against the destruction of Raouché’s al-Dalia Port. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
June: Civil society groups protest against the destruction of Raouché’s al-Dalia Port. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
June: Suicide bomber detonates himself at Duroy Hotel in Raouche. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
June: Suicide bomber detonates himself at Duroy Hotel in Raouche. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
June: Lebanese security forces during a raid in Hamra in search for suspected ISIS members. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
June: Lebanese security forces during a raid in Hamra in search for suspected ISIS members. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
July: Demonstration in solidarity with Gaza during the 51-day Israeli assault. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
July: Demonstration in solidarity with Gaza during the 51-day Israeli assault. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
October: Families of the kidnapped Lebanese army soldiers protest in Riad al-Solh. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
October: Families of the kidnapped Lebanese army soldiers protest in Riad al-Solh. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Tahtah
September: ISIS flag set on fire in the capital Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
September: ISIS flag set on fire in the capital Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
January: A victim of the bombing in Haret Hreik in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
January: A victim of the bombing in Haret Hreik in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
January: The bombing in Haret Hreik in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
January: The bombing in Haret Hreik in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: Commemorations marking Ashura in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: Commemorations marking Ashura in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
June: US Secretary of State John Kerry during a quick visit to Lebanon. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
June: US Secretary of State John Kerry during a quick visit to Lebanon. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
August: Lebanese army personnel following clashes with terrorists in Ersal. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
August: Lebanese army personnel following clashes with terrorists in Ersal. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
May: Lebanese Civil Defense units extinguish a large fire in Baabda. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
May: Lebanese Civil Defense units extinguish a large fire in Baabda. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
May: During a Marie France fashion show in Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
May: During a Marie France fashion show in Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
August: Minister Akram Chehayeb with a hunger striker demanding a wage raise for public employees in Downtown Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
August: Minister Akram Chehayeb with a hunger striker demanding a wage raise for public employees in Downtown Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
August: During a protest by contract employees at Électricité du Liban (EDL) . Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
August: During a protest by contract employees at Électricité du Liban (EDL) . Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
July: Lebanese activists protest Israeli aggression on Gaza. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
July: Lebanese activists protest Israeli aggression on Gaza. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: Sit-in held in front of the Beirut Municipality building demanding the preservation of al-Daliya Port. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: Sit-in held in front of the Beirut Municipality building demanding the preservation of al-Daliya Port. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
January: Second explosion hits Haret Hreik in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
January: Second explosion hits Haret Hreik in Beirut’s southern suburb. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: At the Research Center laboratory during the food monitoring campaign launched by the minister of health. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: At the Research Center laboratory during the food monitoring campaign launched by the minister of health. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
July: Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah during a speech in Beirut’s southern suburb Dahiye. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
July: Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah during a speech in Beirut’s southern suburb Dahiye. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
May: Syrian presidential election in Lebanon. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
May: Syrian presidential election in Lebanon. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: During the funeral of Lebanese singer Sabah in Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
November: During the funeral of Lebanese singer Sabah in Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Haitham Moussawi
February: The aftermath of the bombing that targeted the Iranian embassy in Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
February: The aftermath of the bombing that targeted the Iranian embassy in Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
March: Residents of the southern suburb of Beirut set up barricades to protect their shops against bombings. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
March: Residents of the southern suburb of Beirut set up barricades to protect their shops against bombings. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
April: Demostration by the Union Coordination Committee demanding a wage raise for public employees. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
April: Demostration by the Union Coordination Committee demanding a wage raise for public employees. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: Destruction in Jabal Mohsen during a temporary ceasefire with militants from Bab al-Tabbaneh. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: Destruction in Jabal Mohsen during a temporary ceasefire with militants from Bab al-Tabbaneh. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: The aftermath of an explosion that targeted a Lebanese army checkpoint in Tayouneh. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: The aftermath of an explosion that targeted a Lebanese army checkpoint in Tayouneh. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: A fundraising event for cancer patients in Sanayeh public garden. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: A fundraising event for cancer patients in Sanayeh public garden. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: Garbage accumulates in the streets of Beirut due to the closure of the road leading to the Ain Drafil dump, which receives 2,500 tons of garbage per day. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: Garbage accumulates in the streets of Beirut due to the closure of the road leading to the Ain Drafil dump, which receives 2,500 tons of garbage per day. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: Lebanese students during the official exams at the Lebanese University. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
June: Lebanese students during the official exams at the Lebanese University. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
August: Members of the Civil Defense stage a sit-in at Ramlet al-Bayda beach demanding permanent employment. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
August: Members of the Civil Defense stage a sit-in at Ramlet al-Bayda beach demanding permanent employment. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
November: Commemoration of Ashura in the southern suburb of Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar
November: Commemoration of Ashura in the southern suburb of Beirut. Al-Akhbar/Marwan Bou Haidar

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