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<p>Victoria Chant weeps as the coffin of her father, British soldier Darren Chant, is carried out of the Guard's Chapel following his funeral in London, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Toby Melville </p>

Victoria Chant weeps as the coffin of her father, British soldier Darren Chant, is carried out of the Guard's Chapel following his funeral in London, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Victoria Chant weeps as the coffin of her father, British soldier Darren Chant, is carried out of the Guard's Chapel following his funeral in London, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>A dog waits by a bed with a terminally ill Thai man, at a hospice for those dying of AIDS, at Wat Prabat Nampu Buddhist temple in Lopburi, on the World AIDS day, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

A dog waits by a bed with a terminally ill Thai man, at a hospice for those dying of AIDS, at Wat Prabat Nampu Buddhist temple in Lopburi, on the World AIDS day, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A dog waits by a bed with a terminally ill Thai man, at a hospice for those dying of AIDS, at Wat Prabat Nampu Buddhist temple in Lopburi, on the World AIDS day, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Thai schoolchildren visit a museum exhibiting preserved bodies of AIDS victims at a Buddhist temple Wat Prabat Nampu, in Lopburi, on the World AIDS day, December 1, 2009. 


REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

Thai schoolchildren visit a museum exhibiting preserved bodies of AIDS victims at a Buddhist temple Wat Prabat Nampu, in Lopburi, on the World AIDS day, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Thai schoolchildren visit a museum exhibiting preserved bodies of AIDS victims at a Buddhist temple Wat Prabat Nampu, in Lopburi, on the World AIDS day, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A woman lights candles during a World AIDS Day commemoration in Colombo, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Stringer </p>

A woman lights candles during a World AIDS Day commemoration in Colombo, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

A woman lights candles during a World AIDS Day commemoration in Colombo, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>A displaced Afghan child queues to receive winter aid from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) during a distribution for the needy in Kabul, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Omar Sobhani </p>

A displaced Afghan child queues to receive winter aid from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) during a distribution for the needy in Kabul, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

A displaced Afghan child queues to receive winter aid from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) during a distribution for the needy in Kabul, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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<p>A woman prays inside the Xingtian Temple in Taipei, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Nicky Loh </p>

A woman prays inside the Xingtian Temple in Taipei, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

A woman prays inside the Xingtian Temple in Taipei, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>Grade 11 student Lucy Colman (C) of Arlington, Virginia joins classmates from a Canadian high school based in Italy during a memorial service at the Moro River Canadian War Cemetary near the Italian town of Ortona, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Chris Helgren </p>

Grade 11 student Lucy Colman (C) of Arlington, Virginia joins classmates from a Canadian high school based in Italy during a memorial service at the Moro River Canadian War Cemetary near the Italian town of Ortona, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Chris...more

Grade 11 student Lucy Colman (C) of Arlington, Virginia joins classmates from a Canadian high school based in Italy during a memorial service at the Moro River Canadian War Cemetary near the Italian town of Ortona, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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<p>Romanian female soldiers prepare for a military parade to celebrate Romania's National Day in central Bucharest, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel </p>

Romanian female soldiers prepare for a military parade to celebrate Romania's National Day in central Bucharest, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

Romanian female soldiers prepare for a military parade to celebrate Romania's National Day in central Bucharest, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

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<p>A man stands among 5000 crosses marking World Aids Day at Museum Square in Amsterdam, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

A man stands among 5000 crosses marking World Aids Day at Museum Square in Amsterdam, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

A man stands among 5000 crosses marking World Aids Day at Museum Square in Amsterdam, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>Two men are silhouetted as they take a break under the shade of palm tress, in Paraliya, south of Colombo, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds </p>

Two men are silhouetted as they take a break under the shade of palm tress, in Paraliya, south of Colombo, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds

Two men are silhouetted as they take a break under the shade of palm tress, in Paraliya, south of Colombo, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds

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<p>The statue of Christ the Redeemer is seen lit up in red atop the Corcovado mountain during a World AIDS Day event in Rio de Janeiro, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Sergio Moraes </p>

The statue of Christ the Redeemer is seen lit up in red atop the Corcovado mountain during a World AIDS Day event in Rio de Janeiro, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

The statue of Christ the Redeemer is seen lit up in red atop the Corcovado mountain during a World AIDS Day event in Rio de Janeiro, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

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<p>Labourers work on the scaffolding at a construction site in central Beijing, December 2, 2009. 



REUTERS/Loic Hofstedt </p>

Labourers work on the scaffolding at a construction site in central Beijing, December 2, 2009. REUTERS/Loic Hofstedt

Labourers work on the scaffolding at a construction site in central Beijing, December 2, 2009. REUTERS/Loic Hofstedt

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<p>Children participate in a karate class at a clothing shop during a break in opening hours in Hikkaduwa, south of Colombo, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds </p>

Children participate in a karate class at a clothing shop during a break in opening hours in Hikkaduwa, south of Colombo, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds

Children participate in a karate class at a clothing shop during a break in opening hours in Hikkaduwa, south of Colombo, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds

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<p>An artist holds a banner that reads: "AIDS is not spread by social relations" during a HIV/AIDS awareness rally on World AIDS day in Istanbul, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Murad Sezer </p>

An artist holds a banner that reads: "AIDS is not spread by social relations" during a HIV/AIDS awareness rally on World AIDS day in Istanbul, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

An artist holds a banner that reads: "AIDS is not spread by social relations" during a HIV/AIDS awareness rally on World AIDS day in Istanbul, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

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<p>An albino girl smiles in Mitindo Primary School in Nyawilimilwa, Mwanza region of Tanzania, November 21, 2009. 



REUTERS/Katrina Manson </p>

An albino girl smiles in Mitindo Primary School in Nyawilimilwa, Mwanza region of Tanzania, November 21, 2009. REUTERS/Katrina Manson

An albino girl smiles in Mitindo Primary School in Nyawilimilwa, Mwanza region of Tanzania, November 21, 2009. REUTERS/Katrina Manson

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<p>A Jewish settler touches his head after he was injured during scuffles with Palestinians at a house in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Ammar Awad </p>

A Jewish settler touches his head after he was injured during scuffles with Palestinians at a house in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Jewish settler touches his head after he was injured during scuffles with Palestinians at a house in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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<p>Montreal Canadiens' Scott Gomez (91) is tripped up by Toronto Maple Leafs' Niklas Hagman during first period NHL hockey action in Montreal, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Christinne Muschi</p>

Montreal Canadiens' Scott Gomez (91) is tripped up by Toronto Maple Leafs' Niklas Hagman during first period NHL hockey action in Montreal, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi

Montreal Canadiens' Scott Gomez (91) is tripped up by Toronto Maple Leafs' Niklas Hagman during first period NHL hockey action in Montreal, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi

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<p>Adam Chant (2L) looks back at the coffin of his father, British soldier Darren Chant, as he walks with his brother Connor (L), mother Connie (2R) and sister Victoria (R) into the Guard's Chapel in London, December 1, 2009. 


REUTERS/Toby Melville </p>

Adam Chant (2L) looks back at the coffin of his father, British soldier Darren Chant, as he walks with his brother Connor (L), mother Connie (2R) and sister Victoria (R) into the Guard's Chapel in London, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville more

Adam Chant (2L) looks back at the coffin of his father, British soldier Darren Chant, as he walks with his brother Connor (L), mother Connie (2R) and sister Victoria (R) into the Guard's Chapel in London, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>A man walks on a footbridge in Tokyo's Shiodome business district in Tokyo, December 2, 2009. 



REUTERS/Issei Kato </p>

A man walks on a footbridge in Tokyo's Shiodome business district in Tokyo, December 2, 2009. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A man walks on a footbridge in Tokyo's Shiodome business district in Tokyo, December 2, 2009. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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<p>North Korean soldiers take along a repatriated North Korean Army sergeant (C), who was rescued from a small boat in the Korean West Sea, one mile northwest of South Korea's Yeonpyeong Island on November 29, 2009, during a humanitarian repatriation ceremony at the truce village of Panmunjom, north of Seoul, December 2, 2009. 


REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak </p>

North Korean soldiers take along a repatriated North Korean Army sergeant (C), who was rescued from a small boat in the Korean West Sea, one mile northwest of South Korea's Yeonpyeong Island on November 29, 2009, during a humanitarian repatriation...more

North Korean soldiers take along a repatriated North Korean Army sergeant (C), who was rescued from a small boat in the Korean West Sea, one mile northwest of South Korea's Yeonpyeong Island on November 29, 2009, during a humanitarian repatriation ceremony at the truce village of Panmunjom, north of Seoul, December 2, 2009. REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak

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<p>Cadets at the U.S. Military Academy listen to remarks by U.S. President Barack Obama in West Point, New York, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

Cadets at the U.S. Military Academy listen to remarks by U.S. President Barack Obama in West Point, New York, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Jim Young

Cadets at the U.S. Military Academy listen to remarks by U.S. President Barack Obama in West Point, New York, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Frank de Winne of Belgium eats an apple in a vehicle after he returned to earth in the Russian Soyuz space capsule in the steppe near the town of Arkalyk, in northern Kazakhstan, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Sergey Remezov </p>

European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Frank de Winne of Belgium eats an apple in a vehicle after he returned to earth in the Russian Soyuz space capsule in the steppe near the town of Arkalyk, in northern Kazakhstan, December 1, 2009....more

European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Frank de Winne of Belgium eats an apple in a vehicle after he returned to earth in the Russian Soyuz space capsule in the steppe near the town of Arkalyk, in northern Kazakhstan, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Sergey Remezov

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<p>Veterans Tom Colwell (L) and Dennis E. Kane watch U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the war on Afghanistan at the VFW Post 3513 in Scottsdale, Arizona, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Joshua Lott </p>

Veterans Tom Colwell (L) and Dennis E. Kane watch U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the war on Afghanistan at the VFW Post 3513 in Scottsdale, Arizona, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Veterans Tom Colwell (L) and Dennis E. Kane watch U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the war on Afghanistan at the VFW Post 3513 in Scottsdale, Arizona, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>A passenger van drives past the body of an Islamist fighter killed during clashes between government and hard-line Islamist fighters in Mogadishu, December 1, 2009. 



REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A passenger van drives past the body of an Islamist fighter killed during clashes between government and hard-line Islamist fighters in Mogadishu, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A passenger van drives past the body of an Islamist fighter killed during clashes between government and hard-line Islamist fighters in Mogadishu, December 1, 2009. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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