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An Iranian woman supporting former prime Minister Mirhossein Mousavi, who is a candidate for the upcoming presidential elections, covers her face with his picture during a pre-election gathering at a stadium in Tehran June 9, 2009. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (IRAN POLITICS ELECTIONS IMAGES OF THE DAY)

An Iranian woman supporting former prime Minister Mirhossein Mousavi, who is a candidate for the upcoming presidential elections, covers her face with his picture during a pre-election gathering at a stadium in Tehran June 9, 2009. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (IRAN POLITICS ELECTIONS IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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An Israeli boy takes cover under a desk in a bomb shelter at a school in Jerusalem June 2, 2009, after a siren was sounded during a nationwide civil defence drill simulating a rocket attack. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (JERUSALEM POLITICS EDUCATION IMAGES OF THE DAY) FOR BEST QUALITY IMAGE: ALSO SEE GM1E5A50TFS01

An Israeli boy takes cover under a desk in a bomb shelter at a school in Jerusalem June 2, 2009, after a siren was sounded during a nationwide civil defence drill simulating a rocket attack. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (JERUSALEM POLITICS EDUCATION IMAGES OF THE DAY) FOR BEST QUALITY IMAGE: ALSO SEE GM1E5A50TFS01

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Demonstrators charge through a street in London during protests to coincide with Thursday's G20 summit meeting April 1, 2009. Demonstrators clashed with riot police and smashed bank windows in Britain's financial centre on Wednesday ahead of a G20 meeting in protest against a system they said had robbed the poor to benefit the rich. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez (BRITAIN CONFLICT BUSINESS POLITICS IMAGE OF THE DAY TOP PICTURE)

Demonstrators charge through a street in London during protests to coincide with Thursday's G20 summit meeting April 1, 2009. Demonstrators clashed with riot police and smashed bank windows in Britain's financial centre on Wednesday ahead of a G20 meeting in protest against a system they said had robbed the poor to benefit the rich. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez (BRITAIN CONFLICT BUSINESS POLITICS IMAGE OF THE DAY TOP PICTURE)

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A dismissed worker of Triumph International Philippines uses a bra to cover her face during a demonstration in front of the Department of Labour and Employment (DOLE) in Manila June 30, 2009. Triumph International last week announced that they would be closing down their Philippines operations in August and over 1600 workers will be retrenched as a result, according to the protest organizer. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco (PHILIPPINES...more

A dismissed worker of Triumph International Philippines uses a bra to cover her face during a demonstration in front of the Department of Labour and Employment (DOLE) in Manila June 30, 2009. Triumph International last week announced that they would be closing down their Philippines operations in August and over 1600 workers will be retrenched as a result, according to the protest organizer. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco (PHILIPPINES POLITICS EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS CONFLICT IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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A Spanish riot policeman guards the entrance of the building of a shipyard as a former shipyard worker looks through an opening in the door in Gijon, northern Spain May 19, 2009. Former workers who have taken early retirement from the private shipbuilding company Naval Gijon have occupied the shipyard's buildings demanding assurances of their salaries after the closure of the company scheduled for May 31, 2009. Graffiti reads...more

A Spanish riot policeman guards the entrance of the building of a shipyard as a former shipyard worker looks through an opening in the door in Gijon, northern Spain May 19, 2009. Former workers who have taken early retirement from the private shipbuilding company Naval Gijon have occupied the shipyard's buildings demanding assurances of their salaries after the closure of the company scheduled for May 31, 2009. Graffiti reads "Solution for early retirement workers". REUTERS/Eloy Alonso (SPAIN EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS CONFLICT IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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A woman carrying a basket shops at a supermarket in northern Tehran May 26, 2009. A slump in the West checked oil's surge last year, but rising consumer prices -- as well as a lack of jobs -- are still the loudest complaint in Tehran as the Islamic Republic heads to a presidential election where President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad faces a challenge from reformers. Photo taken May 26, 2009. To match feature IRAN-ELECTION/ECONOMY ...more

A woman carrying a basket shops at a supermarket in northern Tehran May 26, 2009. A slump in the West checked oil's surge last year, but rising consumer prices -- as well as a lack of jobs -- are still the loudest complaint in Tehran as the Islamic Republic heads to a presidential election where President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad faces a challenge from reformers. Photo taken May 26, 2009. To match feature IRAN-ELECTION/ECONOMY REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl (IRAN POLITICS ELECTIONS SOCIETY)

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A man washes clothes by the river Buriganga in Dhaka May 17, 2009. It was once the lifeline of the Bangladeshi capital. But the once mighty Buriganga river, which flows by Dhaka, is now one of the most polluted rivers in Bangladesh because of rampant dumping of industrial and human waste. To match feature BANGLADESH-RIVERS/ Picture taken May 17, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj (BANGLADESH ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)

A man washes clothes by the river Buriganga in Dhaka May 17, 2009. It was once the lifeline of the Bangladeshi capital. But the once mighty Buriganga river, which flows by Dhaka, is now one of the most polluted rivers in Bangladesh because of rampant dumping of industrial and human waste. To match feature BANGLADESH-RIVERS/ Picture taken May 17, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj (BANGLADESH ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)

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A survivor of an acid attack attends a rally with her child in Dhaka May 12, 2009. The Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF) of Bangladesh, which provides help and support to victims of acid violence, hosted an international conference on Tuesday to mark its 10th anniversary. About 600 acid victims from Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Cambodia, Uganda and Nepal participated in the conference. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj (BANGLADESH SOCIETY IMAGES...more

A survivor of an acid attack attends a rally with her child in Dhaka May 12, 2009. The Acid Survivors Foundation (ASF) of Bangladesh, which provides help and support to victims of acid violence, hosted an international conference on Tuesday to mark its 10th anniversary. About 600 acid victims from Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Cambodia, Uganda and Nepal participated in the conference. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj (BANGLADESH SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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Afghan children stand at the door of their home during a special operation at Sanjaray in Kandahar Province, May 16, 2009. More than a thousand soldiers from the Canadian, U.S. and Afghan armies took part in an anti-Taliban operation at Sanjaray over the weekend. Picture taken May 16, 2009. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (AFGHANISTAN POLITICS CONFLICT MILITARY)

Afghan children stand at the door of their home during a special operation at Sanjaray in Kandahar Province, May 16, 2009. More than a thousand soldiers from the Canadian, U.S. and Afghan armies took part in an anti-Taliban operation at Sanjaray over the weekend. Picture taken May 16, 2009. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (AFGHANISTAN POLITICS CONFLICT MILITARY)

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Rain clouds gather over the city of Sao Paulo May 4, 2009. REUTERS/Alex Almeida (BRAZIL IMAGES OF THE DAY ENVIRONMENT) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE

Rain clouds gather over the city of Sao Paulo May 4, 2009. REUTERS/Alex Almeida (BRAZIL IMAGES OF THE DAY ENVIRONMENT) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE

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Transvestite Julio Yoaris Alvarez adjusts his brassiere while getting dressed at his home as the world celebrates the International Day Against Homophobia in Havana May 16, 2009. From an early age, Alvarez dreamt of having a sex-change operation and is currently awaiting his turn for one under the Cuban health care system. The surgery, like all other health care in Cuba, will be free of charge for applicants. REUTERS/Claudia Daut...more

Transvestite Julio Yoaris Alvarez adjusts his brassiere while getting dressed at his home as the world celebrates the International Day Against Homophobia in Havana May 16, 2009. From an early age, Alvarez dreamt of having a sex-change operation and is currently awaiting his turn for one under the Cuban health care system. The surgery, like all other health care in Cuba, will be free of charge for applicants. REUTERS/Claudia Daut (CUBA SOCIETY HEALTH IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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U.S. army soldiers dance during their time off at Kandahar Airfield June 6, 2009. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (AFGHANISTAN MILITARY SOCIETY ODDLY CONFLICT) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE

U.S. army soldiers dance during their time off at Kandahar Airfield June 6, 2009. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (AFGHANISTAN MILITARY SOCIETY ODDLY CONFLICT) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE

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An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish child holds a bottle during a protest against the opening of a parking lot in Jerusalem June 27, 2009. Ultra-Orthodox Jews protesting the opening of the parking lot on the Jewish sabbath clashed with police separating them and secular demonstrators who held a counter protest in support of the move. REUTERS/Baz Ratner (JERUSALEM RELIGION CONFLICT IMAGES OF THE DAY POLITICS SOCIETY)

An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish child holds a bottle during a protest against the opening of a parking lot in Jerusalem June 27, 2009. Ultra-Orthodox Jews protesting the opening of the parking lot on the Jewish sabbath clashed with police separating them and secular demonstrators who held a counter protest in support of the move. REUTERS/Baz Ratner (JERUSALEM RELIGION CONFLICT IMAGES OF THE DAY POLITICS SOCIETY)

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A four-year-old girl plays during the "Coca" celebration in Redondela in rural northeastern Spain June 11, 2009. The tradition of dancing with daughters on the shoulders is taken from a local legend which is believed to have its origins in the Middle Ages about two women being saved from a dragon by dancing in the said manner. The children are dressed in traditional costumes called "Penlas". REUTERS/Miguel Vidal (SPAIN SOCIETY...more

A four-year-old girl plays during the "Coca" celebration in Redondela in rural northeastern Spain June 11, 2009. The tradition of dancing with daughters on the shoulders is taken from a local legend which is believed to have its origins in the Middle Ages about two women being saved from a dragon by dancing in the said manner. The children are dressed in traditional costumes called "Penlas". REUTERS/Miguel Vidal (SPAIN SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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One of the 251 children laughs as she takes part in an attempt at the largest custard pie fight at the Kidz Stuff Festival in Horsham May 31, 2009. The current record is 120 and the new record is waiting for verification by the Guiness Book of RecordsREUTERS/Luke MacGregor (BRITAIN SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY)

One of the 251 children laughs as she takes part in an attempt at the largest custard pie fight at the Kidz Stuff Festival in Horsham May 31, 2009. The current record is 120 and the new record is waiting for verification by the Guiness Book of RecordsREUTERS/Luke MacGregor (BRITAIN SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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British actor Sacha Baron Cohen (C), dressed as a bull, poses during the Spanish premiere of his film "Bruno" outside Madrid's Las Ventas bullring June 18, 2009. REUTERS/Juan Medina (SPAIN ENTERTAINMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)

British actor Sacha Baron Cohen (C), dressed as a bull, poses during the Spanish premiere of his film "Bruno" outside Madrid's Las Ventas bullring June 18, 2009. REUTERS/Juan Medina (SPAIN ENTERTAINMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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A woman walks on the beach at Coney Island past an AH-1 Cobra helicopter in New York May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES MILITARY HEALTH IMAGES OF THE DAY)

A woman walks on the beach at Coney Island past an AH-1 Cobra helicopter in New York May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES MILITARY HEALTH IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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A man sleeps in a chair along the closed portion of Broadway in New York June 7, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES SOCIETY)

A man sleeps in a chair along the closed portion of Broadway in New York June 7, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES SOCIETY)

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Volunteers hold umbrellas over (seated front L-R) First Ladies Adelcia Barreto Pires of Cape Verde, Chantal Biya of Cameroon, Ana Paula Dos Santos of Angola, and Queen Inkhosikati LaMbikiza of Swaziland during the African First Ladies Health Summit in Los Angeles April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Phil McCarten (UNITED STATES POLITICS HEALTH IMAGE OF THE DAY TOP PICTURE)

Volunteers hold umbrellas over (seated front L-R) First Ladies Adelcia Barreto Pires of Cape Verde, Chantal Biya of Cameroon, Ana Paula Dos Santos of Angola, and Queen Inkhosikati LaMbikiza of Swaziland during the African First Ladies Health Summit in Los Angeles April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Phil McCarten (UNITED STATES POLITICS HEALTH IMAGE OF THE DAY TOP PICTURE)

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A young fan dances as he waits to enter the Apollo Theater for a public memorial for pop star Michael Jackson in New York June 30, 2009. The Apollo will welcome fans 600 at a time to enter the theater to pay their respects, hear Jackson's music spun by New York DJs and see a a video tribute to the late pop star. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES ENTERTAINMENT OBITUARY) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE

A young fan dances as he waits to enter the Apollo Theater for a public memorial for pop star Michael Jackson in New York June 30, 2009. The Apollo will welcome fans 600 at a time to enter the theater to pay their respects, hear Jackson's music spun by New York DJs and see a a video tribute to the late pop star. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES ENTERTAINMENT OBITUARY) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE

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