A Visual Introduction to the Middle East


A young girl looks out the window from a bus carrying people fleeing the Israeli bombardment, at the Lebanese-Syrian border at Masnaa.

Another Lebanazi:

A girl, who was injured by Sunday’s Israeli air strike, is treated in Jaball Amel hospital in the southern Lebanon town of Tyre July 17, 2006.

Probably a Ku Kluxer:

A young American girl cries out as U.S. Marines place protective headgear on her as she prepares to board a waiting helicopter to be evacuated from the grounds of the U.S. Embassy in Aukar at the northern edge of the capital Beirut in Lebanon Tuesday, July 18, 2006.


Israeli girls write messages on a shell at a heavy artillery position near Kiryat Shmona, in northern Israel, next to the Lebanese border, Monday, July 17, 2006.