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<p>A Hamas supporter, playing the role of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, stands behind mock bars during a mock trial for Abbas in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip October 12, 2009, following his decision to postpone action on a U.N. report that criticized Israel's offensive in Gaza. Abbas on Sunday defended his decision to back the deferral of a vote on a U.N. war crimes report, saying he wanted to secure broad support for the document.    REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa</p>

A Hamas supporter, playing the role of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, stands behind mock bars during a mock trial for Abbas in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip October 12, 2009, following his decision to postpone action on a U.N. report that...more

A Hamas supporter, playing the role of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, stands behind mock bars during a mock trial for Abbas in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip October 12, 2009, following his decision to postpone action on a U.N. report that criticized Israel's offensive in Gaza. Abbas on Sunday defended his decision to back the deferral of a vote on a U.N. war crimes report, saying he wanted to secure broad support for the document. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

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<p>Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves after attending a meeting with members of the business community at Queens University in Belfast, Northern Ireland October 12, 2009. Clinton urged Northern Ireland on Monday to push forward with the final steps in its peace process, lending diplomatic muscle to a cause long supported by Washington and her own family.    REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton</p>

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves after attending a meeting with members of the business community at Queens University in Belfast, Northern Ireland October 12, 2009. Clinton urged Northern Ireland on Monday to push forward with the final...more

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves after attending a meeting with members of the business community at Queens University in Belfast, Northern Ireland October 12, 2009. Clinton urged Northern Ireland on Monday to push forward with the final steps in its peace process, lending diplomatic muscle to a cause long supported by Washington and her own family. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

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<p>An Indonesian student stands near her classroom that was destroyed after last week's earthquake in Padang, Indonesia's West Sumatra province October 12, 2009.      REUTERS/Crack Palinggi</p>

An Indonesian student stands near her classroom that was destroyed after last week's earthquake in Padang, Indonesia's West Sumatra province October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Crack Palinggi

An Indonesian student stands near her classroom that was destroyed after last week's earthquake in Padang, Indonesia's West Sumatra province October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Crack Palinggi

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<p>A boy ties the legs of a sheep during the International Coleo Festival in Tulua October 12, 2009. Coleo is a traditional Colombian sport similar to rodeo.   REUTERS/Jaime Saldarriaga</p>

A boy ties the legs of a sheep during the International Coleo Festival in Tulua October 12, 2009. Coleo is a traditional Colombian sport similar to rodeo. REUTERS/Jaime Saldarriaga

A boy ties the legs of a sheep during the International Coleo Festival in Tulua October 12, 2009. Coleo is a traditional Colombian sport similar to rodeo. REUTERS/Jaime Saldarriaga

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<p>Veterinarian Nguyen Viet Hai plays with a moon bear at a zoo in Hanoi October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/Kham</p>

Veterinarian Nguyen Viet Hai plays with a moon bear at a zoo in Hanoi October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Kham

Veterinarian Nguyen Viet Hai plays with a moon bear at a zoo in Hanoi October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Kham

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<p>A gymnast practices her routine on the beam a day before the start of the World Gymnastic Championships at the O2 Arena in London October 12, 2009.   REUTERS/Jerry Lampen</p>

A gymnast practices her routine on the beam a day before the start of the World Gymnastic Championships at the O2 Arena in London October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

A gymnast practices her routine on the beam a day before the start of the World Gymnastic Championships at the O2 Arena in London October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>Palestinians displaced from the Nahr al-Bared refugee camp in northern Lebanon take part in a protest against the cessation of rebuilding the camp, at Martyrs' square in Beirut October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/Jamal Saidi</p>

Palestinians displaced from the Nahr al-Bared refugee camp in northern Lebanon take part in a protest against the cessation of rebuilding the camp, at Martyrs' square in Beirut October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi

Palestinians displaced from the Nahr al-Bared refugee camp in northern Lebanon take part in a protest against the cessation of rebuilding the camp, at Martyrs' square in Beirut October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi

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<p>Military brass salute the Greek flag in front of the Parthenon temple during the ceremony for the annual anniversary of the liberation of Athens from Nazi occupation at the Acropolis hill in Athens October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/John Kolesidis</p>

Military brass salute the Greek flag in front of the Parthenon temple during the ceremony for the annual anniversary of the liberation of Athens from Nazi occupation at the Acropolis hill in Athens October 12, 2009. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Military brass salute the Greek flag in front of the Parthenon temple during the ceremony for the annual anniversary of the liberation of Athens from Nazi occupation at the Acropolis hill in Athens October 12, 2009. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

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<p>Reseacher Amy Howard (R) watches as Maasai Lion Guardians track lions, in Maasailand, southern Kenya, September 24, 2009. On a granite massif overlooking parched pridelands right out of Disney's "The Lion King," four traditionally attired Maasai stand, waving a device that looks like a TV aerial, their weapon of choice in a war to halt the rapid decline of the largest of Africa's "big cats". Preventing lion killings outside of Kenya's national parks is a daunting task. Some 100 lions are killed in Kenya annually.     REUTERS/Tom Kirkwood</p>

Reseacher Amy Howard (R) watches as Maasai Lion Guardians track lions, in Maasailand, southern Kenya, September 24, 2009. On a granite massif overlooking parched pridelands right out of Disney's "The Lion King," four traditionally attired Maasai...more

Reseacher Amy Howard (R) watches as Maasai Lion Guardians track lions, in Maasailand, southern Kenya, September 24, 2009. On a granite massif overlooking parched pridelands right out of Disney's "The Lion King," four traditionally attired Maasai stand, waving a device that looks like a TV aerial, their weapon of choice in a war to halt the rapid decline of the largest of Africa's "big cats". Preventing lion killings outside of Kenya's national parks is a daunting task. Some 100 lions are killed in Kenya annually. REUTERS/Tom Kirkwood

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<p>Members of the Spanish royal family (L-R) Princess Letizia, Crown Prince Felipe, Infanta Elena, Infanta Cristina and King Juan Carlos watch a military parade during Spain's National Day in Madrid October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/Dani Cardona</p>

Members of the Spanish royal family (L-R) Princess Letizia, Crown Prince Felipe, Infanta Elena, Infanta Cristina and King Juan Carlos watch a military parade during Spain's National Day in Madrid October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Dani Cardona

Members of the Spanish royal family (L-R) Princess Letizia, Crown Prince Felipe, Infanta Elena, Infanta Cristina and King Juan Carlos watch a military parade during Spain's National Day in Madrid October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Dani Cardona

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<p>Miami Dolphins' Jason Taylor celebrates after the Dolphins defeated the New York Jets in their NFL game in Miami, Florida October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/Hans Deryk</p>

Miami Dolphins' Jason Taylor celebrates after the Dolphins defeated the New York Jets in their NFL game in Miami, Florida October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

Miami Dolphins' Jason Taylor celebrates after the Dolphins defeated the New York Jets in their NFL game in Miami, Florida October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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<p>Fans of singer Justin Bieber scream as he performs on NBC's Today Show in New York, October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton</p>

Fans of singer Justin Bieber scream as he performs on NBC's Today Show in New York, October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Fans of singer Justin Bieber scream as he performs on NBC's Today Show in New York, October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A worker stands on a ladder at a booth with Chinese hieroglyphs during preparations for the Frankfurt book fair October 12, 2009. The world's largest book fair with its focal theme on China's literature will run from the 14th till 18th of October, 2009.    REUTERS/Johannes Eisele</p>

A worker stands on a ladder at a booth with Chinese hieroglyphs during preparations for the Frankfurt book fair October 12, 2009. The world's largest book fair with its focal theme on China's literature will run from the 14th till 18th of October,...more

A worker stands on a ladder at a booth with Chinese hieroglyphs during preparations for the Frankfurt book fair October 12, 2009. The world's largest book fair with its focal theme on China's literature will run from the 14th till 18th of October, 2009. REUTERS/Johannes Eisele

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<p>Female competitors look on as other competitors pose in front of the judges during the Japan Bodybuilding Championships in Tokyo October 12, 2009. A total of 68 female and male bodybuilders took part in the competition hosted by Japan Bodybuilding Federation on Monday.    REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao</p>

Female competitors look on as other competitors pose in front of the judges during the Japan Bodybuilding Championships in Tokyo October 12, 2009. A total of 68 female and male bodybuilders took part in the competition hosted by Japan Bodybuilding...more

Female competitors look on as other competitors pose in front of the judges during the Japan Bodybuilding Championships in Tokyo October 12, 2009. A total of 68 female and male bodybuilders took part in the competition hosted by Japan Bodybuilding Federation on Monday. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao

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<p>Members of the Spanish Air Force acrobatic group Patrulla Aguila perform a manoeuvre during a military parade on Spain's National Day in Madrid October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/Dani Cardona</p>

Members of the Spanish Air Force acrobatic group Patrulla Aguila perform a manoeuvre during a military parade on Spain's National Day in Madrid October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Dani Cardona

Members of the Spanish Air Force acrobatic group Patrulla Aguila perform a manoeuvre during a military parade on Spain's National Day in Madrid October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Dani Cardona

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<p>Various wardrobe items owned by Barbra Streisand are shown at a press preview of items from the auction "The Collection of Barbra Streisand" in Beverly Hills October 12, 2009. Julien's Auctions will offer items collected by singer Barbra Streisand at the auction on October 17 and 18, with proceeds going to The Streisand Foundation.   REUTERS/ Fred Prouser</p>

Various wardrobe items owned by Barbra Streisand are shown at a press preview of items from the auction "The Collection of Barbra Streisand" in Beverly Hills October 12, 2009. Julien's Auctions will offer items collected by singer Barbra Streisand at...more

Various wardrobe items owned by Barbra Streisand are shown at a press preview of items from the auction "The Collection of Barbra Streisand" in Beverly Hills October 12, 2009. Julien's Auctions will offer items collected by singer Barbra Streisand at the auction on October 17 and 18, with proceeds going to The Streisand Foundation. REUTERS/ Fred Prouser

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<p>U.S. army soldiers help to transport four Afghan men, who were involved in a motorcycle crash outside Joint Combat Out Post Baraki Barak, to a local hospital from the U.S. Army's aid station in Logar province October 12, 2009. A U.S. army patrol gave aid to the injured men inside their base in Baraki Barak.    REUTERS/Nikola Solic</p>

U.S. army soldiers help to transport four Afghan men, who were involved in a motorcycle crash outside Joint Combat Out Post Baraki Barak, to a local hospital from the U.S. Army's aid station in Logar province October 12, 2009. A U.S. army patrol gave...more

U.S. army soldiers help to transport four Afghan men, who were involved in a motorcycle crash outside Joint Combat Out Post Baraki Barak, to a local hospital from the U.S. Army's aid station in Logar province October 12, 2009. A U.S. army patrol gave aid to the injured men inside their base in Baraki Barak. REUTERS/Nikola Solic

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<p>Residents walk past a house toppled by a landslide on a road in Burgos, La Union, northern Philippines October 11, 2009.    REUTERS/Frederick Lee</p>

Residents walk past a house toppled by a landslide on a road in Burgos, La Union, northern Philippines October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Frederick Lee

Residents walk past a house toppled by a landslide on a road in Burgos, La Union, northern Philippines October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Frederick Lee

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<p>Young Chinese girls and boys dressed in uniforms similar to that of old Chinese soldiers, pose for photographs while standing on Beijing's Tiananmen Square October 12, 2009.    REUTERS/David Gray</p>

Young Chinese girls and boys dressed in uniforms similar to that of old Chinese soldiers, pose for photographs while standing on Beijing's Tiananmen Square October 12, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

Young Chinese girls and boys dressed in uniforms similar to that of old Chinese soldiers, pose for photographs while standing on Beijing's Tiananmen Square October 12, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>The children of slum dwellers attend a protest against the Indian government in New Delhi October 12, 2009. Hundreds of slum dwellers along with their children held a protest against the government to demand for better living conditions.   REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

The children of slum dwellers attend a protest against the Indian government in New Delhi October 12, 2009. Hundreds of slum dwellers along with their children held a protest against the government to demand for better living conditions. ...more

The children of slum dwellers attend a protest against the Indian government in New Delhi October 12, 2009. Hundreds of slum dwellers along with their children held a protest against the government to demand for better living conditions. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A resident fishes at the riverbed of Qiantang River in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province October 12, 2009.   REUTERS/Steven Shi</p>

A resident fishes at the riverbed of Qiantang River in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Steven Shi

A resident fishes at the riverbed of Qiantang River in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Steven Shi

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<p>Environmental protestors are seen on the roof of the Palace of Westminster in London, October 12, 2009. British police arrested 20 environmental protesters who climbed onto the roof of the Houses of Parliament, the latest in a series of security breaches at the London landmark. The demonstrators, demanding more government action on climate change, were held on suspicion of trespassing on a protected site after they climbed down, the Metropolitan Police said on Monday.   REUTERS/Kieran Doherty</p>

Environmental protestors are seen on the roof of the Palace of Westminster in London, October 12, 2009. British police arrested 20 environmental protesters who climbed onto the roof of the Houses of Parliament, the latest in a series of security...more

Environmental protestors are seen on the roof of the Palace of Westminster in London, October 12, 2009. British police arrested 20 environmental protesters who climbed onto the roof of the Houses of Parliament, the latest in a series of security breaches at the London landmark. The demonstrators, demanding more government action on climate change, were held on suspicion of trespassing on a protected site after they climbed down, the Metropolitan Police said on Monday. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty

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<p>Confetti is thrown as devotees pray to Our Lady of Aparecida at Basilica catholic church in Aparecida do Norte, 180 km (112 miles) north of Sao Paulo, October 12, 2009.     REUTERS/Roosevelt Cassio</p>

Confetti is thrown as devotees pray to Our Lady of Aparecida at Basilica catholic church in Aparecida do Norte, 180 km (112 miles) north of Sao Paulo, October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Roosevelt Cassio

Confetti is thrown as devotees pray to Our Lady of Aparecida at Basilica catholic church in Aparecida do Norte, 180 km (112 miles) north of Sao Paulo, October 12, 2009. REUTERS/Roosevelt Cassio

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<p>Britain's Prime Minister Gordon Brown gestures during an event at a central London venue October 12, 2009. Brown confirmed on Monday he plans asset sales of 16 billion pounds over the next two years as part of a deficit reduction strategy.    REUTERS/Anthony Devlin/Pool</p>

Britain's Prime Minister Gordon Brown gestures during an event at a central London venue October 12, 2009. Brown confirmed on Monday he plans asset sales of 16 billion pounds over the next two years as part of a deficit reduction strategy. ...more

Britain's Prime Minister Gordon Brown gestures during an event at a central London venue October 12, 2009. Brown confirmed on Monday he plans asset sales of 16 billion pounds over the next two years as part of a deficit reduction strategy. REUTERS/Anthony Devlin/Pool

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