The week in pictures
Change your lens, change your story.
Step into the Middle East and see what's been happening over the last seven days in pictures…
GAZA CITY, GAZA STRIP: The effects of the decade long Israeli blockade on the enclave can be seen at the Arts and Crafts Village which was once the centre of Palestinian heritage.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY: A man feeds seagulls.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY: An amateur fisherman warms his hands at Galata Bridge during snowfall.
BAGHDAD, IRAQ: Christmas decorations are sold in the Mansour district of Baghdad.
GAZA CITY, GAZA STRIP: Palestinians prepare to surf as waves crash onto the shore on New Year’s Day.