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<p>A Tunisian protester grabs hold of a soldier's leg for safety as shots are fired in the air in front of the headquarters of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali during a demonstration, in downtown Tunis January 20, 2011. Tunisian police fired shots into the air on Thursday to try to disperse hundreds of protesters demanding that ministers associated with the rule of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali leave the government. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra</p>

A Tunisian protester grabs hold of a soldier's leg for safety as shots are fired in the air in front of the headquarters of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali during a demonstration, in...more

A Tunisian protester grabs hold of a soldier's leg for safety as shots are fired in the air in front of the headquarters of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali during a demonstration, in downtown Tunis January 20, 2011. Tunisian police fired shots into the air on Thursday to try to disperse hundreds of protesters demanding that ministers associated with the rule of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali leave the government. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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<p>Zukhro, an employee of the city zoo, walks with Vadik, an 18-month-old male lion, on the territory of the zoo in the capital Dushanbe, Tajikistan, January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Nozim Kalandarov</p>

Zukhro, an employee of the city zoo, walks with Vadik, an 18-month-old male lion, on the territory of the zoo in the capital Dushanbe, Tajikistan, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Nozim Kalandarov

Zukhro, an employee of the city zoo, walks with Vadik, an 18-month-old male lion, on the territory of the zoo in the capital Dushanbe, Tajikistan, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Nozim Kalandarov

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<p>Qatar's Hassan Al-Haydous (R) attends a training session for the Asian Cup tournament at the Aspire Academy for Sports Excellence in Doha, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Fadi Al-Assaad</p>

Qatar's Hassan Al-Haydous (R) attends a training session for the Asian Cup tournament at the Aspire Academy for Sports Excellence in Doha, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Fadi Al-Assaad

Qatar's Hassan Al-Haydous (R) attends a training session for the Asian Cup tournament at the Aspire Academy for Sports Excellence in Doha, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Fadi Al-Assaad

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<p>Minnesota Wild's goalie Niklas Backstrom (R) stretches in his net while a member of the Calgary Flames ice crew cleans the ice during the first period of their NHL game in Calgary, Alberta, January 19, 2011. REUTERS/Todd Korol</p>

Minnesota Wild's goalie Niklas Backstrom (R) stretches in his net while a member of the Calgary Flames ice crew cleans the ice during the first period of their NHL game in Calgary, Alberta, January 19, 2011. REUTERS/Todd Korol

Minnesota Wild's goalie Niklas Backstrom (R) stretches in his net while a member of the Calgary Flames ice crew cleans the ice during the first period of their NHL game in Calgary, Alberta, January 19, 2011. REUTERS/Todd Korol

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<p>Mark Kelly, husband of U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, holds his face before speaking at a news conference at the University Medical Center where Giffords is recovering in Tucson, Arizona January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Joshua Lott</p>

Mark Kelly, husband of U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, holds his face before speaking at a news conference at the University Medical Center where Giffords is recovering in Tucson, Arizona January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Mark Kelly, husband of U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, holds his face before speaking at a news conference at the University Medical Center where Giffords is recovering in Tucson, Arizona January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>A Tunisian prisoner (C) freed from the Borj Lamary jail near Tunis is hugged by his sister January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra</p>

A Tunisian prisoner (C) freed from the Borj Lamary jail near Tunis is hugged by his sister January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

A Tunisian prisoner (C) freed from the Borj Lamary jail near Tunis is hugged by his sister January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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<p>Students wear gasmasks before entering a building where they will be exposed to tear gas as part of their chemical, biological and radiological training during a winter military boot camp at a military unit in Bucheon, west of Seoul January 20, 2011. The boot camp is run by South Korean special forces, who have organized six winter boot camps across the country in January. There are currently 1,200 civilians including students, who participate in the four-day long boot camp.   REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won</p>

Students wear gasmasks before entering a building where they will be exposed to tear gas as part of their chemical, biological and radiological training during a winter military boot camp at a military unit in Bucheon, west of Seoul January 20, 2011....more

Students wear gasmasks before entering a building where they will be exposed to tear gas as part of their chemical, biological and radiological training during a winter military boot camp at a military unit in Bucheon, west of Seoul January 20, 2011. The boot camp is run by South Korean special forces, who have organized six winter boot camps across the country in January. There are currently 1,200 civilians including students, who participate in the four-day long boot camp. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

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<p>Relatives of Doami Iraeta Lopez comfort each other after he was killed in an exchange of gunfire between police officers and unidentified men in San San Salvador January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Oscar Rivera</p>

Relatives of Doami Iraeta Lopez comfort each other after he was killed in an exchange of gunfire between police officers and unidentified men in San San Salvador January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Oscar Rivera

Relatives of Doami Iraeta Lopez comfort each other after he was killed in an exchange of gunfire between police officers and unidentified men in San San Salvador January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Oscar Rivera

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<p>A Hindu devotee douses himself with milk during a ritual shower before he begins his pilgrimage to Batu Caves temple during the Thaipusam festival in Batu Caves outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Samsul Said</p>

A Hindu devotee douses himself with milk during a ritual shower before he begins his pilgrimage to Batu Caves temple during the Thaipusam festival in Batu Caves outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Samsul Said

A Hindu devotee douses himself with milk during a ritual shower before he begins his pilgrimage to Batu Caves temple during the Thaipusam festival in Batu Caves outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Samsul Said

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<p>Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Jones (R) hits Dallas Stars' Stephane Robidas against the boards during the first period of their NHL game in Edmonton January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber</p>

Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Jones (R) hits Dallas Stars' Stephane Robidas against the boards during the first period of their NHL game in Edmonton January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber

Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Jones (R) hits Dallas Stars' Stephane Robidas against the boards during the first period of their NHL game in Edmonton January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber

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<p>Rafael Nadal of Spain serves to Ryan Sweeting of the U.S. during their match at the Australian Open in Melbourne January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne </p>

Rafael Nadal of Spain serves to Ryan Sweeting of the U.S. during their match at the Australian Open in Melbourne January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne

Rafael Nadal of Spain serves to Ryan Sweeting of the U.S. during their match at the Australian Open in Melbourne January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne

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<p>A policeman paints his face in preparation for a performance at a school near the police headquarters of the municipality of San Nicolas de los Garza, neighbouring Monterrey January 19, 2011. Amid jokes and laughter, two Mexican police officers dressed as clowns hope to instil values into the children of the country's richest city at a time when drug cartels have forced escalated violence and recruit more and more young assassins every day. Officers Tomas and Alexandro put on makeup for 40 minutes every day to portray Bombon Dulcito (Marshmallow) and Trompetillas (Little Trumpets) in a laudable and uncommon initiative in a country where police are constantly accused of corruption and of being infiltrated by drug traffickers.    REUTERS/Tomas Bravo</p>

A policeman paints his face in preparation for a performance at a school near the police headquarters of the municipality of San Nicolas de los Garza, neighbouring Monterrey January 19, 2011. Amid jokes and laughter, two Mexican police officers...more

A policeman paints his face in preparation for a performance at a school near the police headquarters of the municipality of San Nicolas de los Garza, neighbouring Monterrey January 19, 2011. Amid jokes and laughter, two Mexican police officers dressed as clowns hope to instil values into the children of the country's richest city at a time when drug cartels have forced escalated violence and recruit more and more young assassins every day. Officers Tomas and Alexandro put on makeup for 40 minutes every day to portray Bombon Dulcito (Marshmallow) and Trompetillas (Little Trumpets) in a laudable and uncommon initiative in a country where police are constantly accused of corruption and of being infiltrated by drug traffickers. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

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<p>A woman is reflected in a mirror inside a room of the Corona Save the Beach Hotel, an unusual hotel built with garbage, in central Madrid January 20, 2011. The hotel, designed by German eco-artist H.A. Schult, has no intentions of competing with The Ritz or any luxury hotel: it's built using 12 tonnes of garbage collected from the beaches of Spain, Italy, France and Belgium, rubbish dumps and flea markets. The goal of Schult's installation is to raise awareness of the damage consumerism has on the world beaches. REUTERS/Andrea Comas</p>

A woman is reflected in a mirror inside a room of the Corona Save the Beach Hotel, an unusual hotel built with garbage, in central Madrid January 20, 2011. The hotel, designed by German eco-artist H.A. Schult, has no intentions of competing with The...more

A woman is reflected in a mirror inside a room of the Corona Save the Beach Hotel, an unusual hotel built with garbage, in central Madrid January 20, 2011. The hotel, designed by German eco-artist H.A. Schult, has no intentions of competing with The Ritz or any luxury hotel: it's built using 12 tonnes of garbage collected from the beaches of Spain, Italy, France and Belgium, rubbish dumps and flea markets. The goal of Schult's installation is to raise awareness of the damage consumerism has on the world beaches. REUTERS/Andrea Comas

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<p>Shadows are cast as Haitians walks near graffiti that reads "Welcome Back Duvalier," along a street in Port-au-Prince January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz</p>

Shadows are cast as Haitians walks near graffiti that reads "Welcome Back Duvalier," along a street in Port-au-Prince January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Shadows are cast as Haitians walks near graffiti that reads "Welcome Back Duvalier," along a street in Port-au-Prince January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

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<p>A homeless man warms his foot on a fire in Kabul January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood</p>

A homeless man warms his foot on a fire in Kabul January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

A homeless man warms his foot on a fire in Kabul January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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<p>A contract worker holds a flare during a protest rally outside Greece's high court in Athens January 20, 2011. The government decided not to renew the contracts of part-time workers and contractors, so they took the case to the country's high court, which was expected to rule on whether the decision was legitimate. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis</p>

A contract worker holds a flare during a protest rally outside Greece's high court in Athens January 20, 2011. The government decided not to renew the contracts of part-time workers and contractors, so they took the case to the country's high court,...more

A contract worker holds a flare during a protest rally outside Greece's high court in Athens January 20, 2011. The government decided not to renew the contracts of part-time workers and contractors, so they took the case to the country's high court, which was expected to rule on whether the decision was legitimate. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis

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<p>An investor gestures to a police officer holding a rifle after he fell down during a clash in front of the Dhaka stock exchange in Dhaka January 20, 2011. Police used batons and fired tear gas to break up violent protests by hundreds of Bangladeshi stock investors on Thursday, when prices collapsed again, halting trading for a fourth day this month.   REUTERS/Andrew Biraj</p>

An investor gestures to a police officer holding a rifle after he fell down during a clash in front of the Dhaka stock exchange in Dhaka January 20, 2011. Police used batons and fired tear gas to break up violent protests by hundreds of Bangladeshi...more

An investor gestures to a police officer holding a rifle after he fell down during a clash in front of the Dhaka stock exchange in Dhaka January 20, 2011. Police used batons and fired tear gas to break up violent protests by hundreds of Bangladeshi stock investors on Thursday, when prices collapsed again, halting trading for a fourth day this month. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

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<p>A man places models on stage to serve as mannequins to present jewellery by Elfcraft during the Fashion Rock Night fashion show in Berlin January 21, 2011. REUTERS/Thomas Peter </p>

A man places models on stage to serve as mannequins to present jewellery by Elfcraft during the Fashion Rock Night fashion show in Berlin January 21, 2011. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man places models on stage to serve as mannequins to present jewellery by Elfcraft during the Fashion Rock Night fashion show in Berlin January 21, 2011. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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<p>A policeman walks in front of Shanghai's financial district at the Bund promenade as snow falls in downtown Shanghai January 20, 2011.    REUTERS/Aly Song</p>

A policeman walks in front of Shanghai's financial district at the Bund promenade as snow falls in downtown Shanghai January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Aly Song

A policeman walks in front of Shanghai's financial district at the Bund promenade as snow falls in downtown Shanghai January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Aly Song

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<p>Firemen and rescuers look for the missing 88 year-old man after an explosion in Germering west of Munich January 20, 2011.   REUTERS/Michaela Rehle </p>

Firemen and rescuers look for the missing 88 year-old man after an explosion in Germering west of Munich January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

Firemen and rescuers look for the missing 88 year-old man after an explosion in Germering west of Munich January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

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<p>Protesters gesture in front of the headquarters of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali during a demonstration in downtown Tunis, Tunisia, January 20, 2011.    REUTERS/ Finbarr O'Reilly</p>

Protesters gesture in front of the headquarters of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali during a demonstration in downtown Tunis, Tunisia, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/ Finbarr O'Reilly

Protesters gesture in front of the headquarters of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party of ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali during a demonstration in downtown Tunis, Tunisia, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/ Finbarr O'Reilly

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<p>The Harvard Glee Club takes a bow after singing at a kickoff concert for a celebration of the 50th anniversary of late President John F. Kennedy's inauguration, at the Kennedy Center concert hall in Washington, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst</p>

The Harvard Glee Club takes a bow after singing at a kickoff concert for a celebration of the 50th anniversary of late President John F. Kennedy's inauguration, at the Kennedy Center concert hall in Washington, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan...more

The Harvard Glee Club takes a bow after singing at a kickoff concert for a celebration of the 50th anniversary of late President John F. Kennedy's inauguration, at the Kennedy Center concert hall in Washington, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

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<p>Supporters wave flags during a rally by presidential candidate and Portugal's incumbent President Anibal Cavaco Silva in Porto January 20, 2011.  REUTERS/Rafael Marchante</p>

Supporters wave flags during a rally by presidential candidate and Portugal's incumbent President Anibal Cavaco Silva in Porto January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Supporters wave flags during a rally by presidential candidate and Portugal's incumbent President Anibal Cavaco Silva in Porto January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

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<p>Finland's Markus Malin competes in the men's Snowboard Halfpipe semi-final at the FIS Snowboard World Championships in La Molina, Spain, January 20, 2011.  REUTERS/Susana Vera</p>

Finland's Markus Malin competes in the men's Snowboard Halfpipe semi-final at the FIS Snowboard World Championships in La Molina, Spain, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Finland's Markus Malin competes in the men's Snowboard Halfpipe semi-final at the FIS Snowboard World Championships in La Molina, Spain, January 20, 2011. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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