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A man carries his child on a road during a monsoon shower in New Delhi September 2, 2009. India's monsoon rains have been a quarter below average so far this year. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man carries his child on a road during a monsoon shower in New Delhi September 2, 2009. India's monsoon rains have been a quarter below average so far this year. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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Actors perform a play for school children called 'La Petaca' during a campaign to eradicate gender violence in the city of Lourdes Colon, 20 km (12 miles) south of San Salvador, September 2, 2009. According to figures published by the human rights office in El Salvador, 6, 674 children and adolescents, mainly females, were victims of some kind of assault between 2007 and 2009. REUTERS/Luis Galdamez

Actors perform a play for school children called 'La Petaca' during a campaign to eradicate gender violence in the city of Lourdes Colon, 20 km (12 miles) south of San Salvador, September 2, 2009. According to figures published by the human rights office in El Salvador, 6, 674 children and adolescents, mainly females, were victims of some kind of assault between 2007 and 2009. REUTERS/Luis Galdamez

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A man prays beside his injured wife in a makeshift tent set up by local medical teams after an earthquake in Pangalengan, about 30 km from the city of Bandung, West Java September 3, 2009. REUTERS/Supri

A man prays beside his injured wife in a makeshift tent set up by local medical teams after an earthquake in Pangalengan, about 30 km from the city of Bandung, West Java September 3, 2009. REUTERS/Supri

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Mexican soldiers hold the national flag on Zocalo Square before Mexican President Felipe Calderon's state of the nation address at the National Palace in Mexico City September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Mexican soldiers hold the national flag on Zocalo Square before Mexican President Felipe Calderon's state of the nation address at the National Palace in Mexico City September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A woman takes pictures of ice sculptures in the shape of humans that have been placed on the steps of the music hall in Gendarmenmarkt public square in Berlin September 2, 2009. Hosted by the German World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), 1,000 ice sculptures made by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo were positioned on the steps in the German capital at noon, to highlight climate change in the arctic region. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

A woman takes pictures of ice sculptures in the shape of humans that have been placed on the steps of the music hall in Gendarmenmarkt public square in Berlin September 2, 2009. Hosted by the German World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), 1,000 ice sculptures made by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo were positioned on the steps in the German capital at noon, to highlight climate change in the arctic region. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

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Christina Kim of the U.S. practices her putting swing with a golf ball in her mouth on the 17th green at Priddis Greens during the Pro-Am at the Canadian Women's Golf Open in Priddis near Calgary, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Todd Korol

Christina Kim of the U.S. practices her putting swing with a golf ball in her mouth on the 17th green at Priddis Greens during the Pro-Am at the Canadian Women's Golf Open in Priddis near Calgary, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Todd Korol

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A woman cries upon seeing her damaged house after an earthquake in Pangalengan, West Java September 3, 2009. REUTERS/Supri

A woman cries upon seeing her damaged house after an earthquake in Pangalengan, West Java September 3, 2009. REUTERS/Supri

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Sri Lanka's Tillakaratne Dilshan hits a scoop shot during their first Twenty20 cricket match against New Zealand in Colombo September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds

Sri Lanka's Tillakaratne Dilshan hits a scoop shot during their first Twenty20 cricket match against New Zealand in Colombo September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Andrew Caballero-Reynolds

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Luis Scola (L) of Argentina reaches for a rebound against Adam Parada of Mexico during the first half of the men's FIBA Americas Championship quarterfinals basketball game in San Juan September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

Luis Scola (L) of Argentina reaches for a rebound against Adam Parada of Mexico during the first half of the men's FIBA Americas Championship quarterfinals basketball game in San Juan September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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A labourer demolishes an old house at a construction site in Xiangfan, Hubei province, September 2, 2009. The upward trend in China's economy is becoming clearer every day, Vice Premier Li Keqiang was quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency on Tuesday. REUTERS/Stringer

A labourer demolishes an old house at a construction site in Xiangfan, Hubei province, September 2, 2009. The upward trend in China's economy is becoming clearer every day, Vice Premier Li Keqiang was quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency on Tuesday. REUTERS/Stringer

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Mayan women Maria Ana Tay Balam (L) and Maria Magdalena Cajti, whose husbands are among the almost 250.000 people who were killed during Guatemala´s 36-year civil war, stand together after a press conference in Guatemala City September 1, 2009. Tay Balam and Cajti, along with a few others, testified against former military commissioner Felipe Cusanero, who became the first person to be convicted of the forced disappearance of...more

Mayan women Maria Ana Tay Balam (L) and Maria Magdalena Cajti, whose husbands are among the almost 250.000 people who were killed during Guatemala´s 36-year civil war, stand together after a press conference in Guatemala City September 1, 2009. Tay Balam and Cajti, along with a few others, testified against former military commissioner Felipe Cusanero, who became the first person to be convicted of the forced disappearance of people, being sentenced to 150 years in prison in a landmark case that overcame Guatemala's notorious bureaucracy and impunity. REUTERS/Doriam Morales

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A paramilitary soldier adjusts the blindfold of a detained man who was brought to the a military compound along with others in Khyber Agency, located in Pakistan's Northwest Frontier Province, September 2, 2009. The army, meanwhile, continued mopping up operations in the Swat Valley on Wednesday as well as another offensive launched a day earlier in the Khyber region, a crucial thoroughfare for U.S. military supplies destined for...more

A paramilitary soldier adjusts the blindfold of a detained man who was brought to the a military compound along with others in Khyber Agency, located in Pakistan's Northwest Frontier Province, September 2, 2009. The army, meanwhile, continued mopping up operations in the Swat Valley on Wednesday as well as another offensive launched a day earlier in the Khyber region, a crucial thoroughfare for U.S. military supplies destined for Afghanistan. REUTERS/Ali Imam

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A woman cooks in a container serving as her accommodation near a construction site in Hefei, Anhui province, August 28, 2009. The containers, each accommodating six to seven construction workers, were set up by the employer as they are easy to relocate, local media reported. REUTERS/Jianan Yu

A woman cooks in a container serving as her accommodation near a construction site in Hefei, Anhui province, August 28, 2009. The containers, each accommodating six to seven construction workers, were set up by the employer as they are easy to relocate, local media reported. REUTERS/Jianan Yu

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Rescue workers search for victims of an earthquake in Cikangkareng, South Cianjur, West Java province September 3, 2009. The death toll from the 7.0 magnitude quake that struck Indonesia, shattering rural homes and forcing terrified city residents into the street, stood at 44 and was likely to rise, government agencies said on Thursday. REUTERS/Dadang Tri

Rescue workers search for victims of an earthquake in Cikangkareng, South Cianjur, West Java province September 3, 2009. The death toll from the 7.0 magnitude quake that struck Indonesia, shattering rural homes and forcing terrified city residents into the street, stood at 44 and was likely to rise, government agencies said on Thursday. REUTERS/Dadang Tri

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Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama waves before leaving the Zuoying High Speed Rail station in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan September 2, 2009 for Taipei. Taiwan officials have asked, the Dalai Lama, to cancel public speeches and media events on the island under pressure from an angry China, which fears he will talk politics, a Tibetan legislator said on Wednesday. The Dalai Lama, in Taiwan to comfort victims of a typhoon...more

Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama waves before leaving the Zuoying High Speed Rail station in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan September 2, 2009 for Taipei. Taiwan officials have asked, the Dalai Lama, to cancel public speeches and media events on the island under pressure from an angry China, which fears he will talk politics, a Tibetan legislator said on Wednesday. The Dalai Lama, in Taiwan to comfort victims of a typhoon that killed up to 745 people last month, has avoided political comments during public prayers and meetings with local officials in the southern city of Kaohsiung. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang

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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus serves to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus serves to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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A member of the Beijing Modern Dance Company attends a training session at a gym in Beijing September 2, 2009. Founded in 1995 by the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture, the company gives performances throughout the world. REUTERS/Grace Liang

A member of the Beijing Modern Dance Company attends a training session at a gym in Beijing September 2, 2009. Founded in 1995 by the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture, the company gives performances throughout the world. REUTERS/Grace Liang

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Policemen survey the site of a shooting which left Pakistan's Religious Affairs Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi injured in Islamabad September 2, 2009. Unidentified gunmen shot and wounded Kazmi in an attack in the capital Islamabad on Wednesday that killed his driver, police said. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Policemen survey the site of a shooting which left Pakistan's Religious Affairs Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi injured in Islamabad September 2, 2009. Unidentified gunmen shot and wounded Kazmi in an attack in the capital Islamabad on Wednesday that killed his driver, police said. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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A suspected militant, still holding his weapon in hand, lies on the ground after he was shot dead by police in a jungle in Thailand's Yala province, about 1,084 km (674 miles) south of Bangkok September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Surapan Boonthanom

A suspected militant, still holding his weapon in hand, lies on the ground after he was shot dead by police in a jungle in Thailand's Yala province, about 1,084 km (674 miles) south of Bangkok September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Surapan Boonthanom

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A clock is projected onto the floor at the Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair September 2, 2009. More than 700 exhibitors form 17 countries and regions are taking part in the 28th Hong Kong Watch and Clock Fair which opened Wednesday and continues through September at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A clock is projected onto the floor at the Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair September 2, 2009. More than 700 exhibitors form 17 countries and regions are taking part in the 28th Hong Kong Watch and Clock Fair which opened Wednesday and continues through September at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

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Serena Williams of the U.S. returns a backhand to Melinda Czink of Hungary during their match at the U.S. Open tennis championship in New York, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Serena Williams of the U.S. returns a backhand to Melinda Czink of Hungary during their match at the U.S. Open tennis championship in New York, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

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An aerial view shows a labyrinth in the form of a cow that is cut into a corn and hemp field in Marienfelde outside Berlin September 2, 2009. The labyrinth was created by the Federal Institute of Risk Assessment to raise awareness for healthy eating and dangers from harmful substances in food as well as to explain the digestion process in the stomach of a cow. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An aerial view shows a labyrinth in the form of a cow that is cut into a corn and hemp field in Marienfelde outside Berlin September 2, 2009. The labyrinth was created by the Federal Institute of Risk Assessment to raise awareness for healthy eating and dangers from harmful substances in food as well as to explain the digestion process in the stomach of a cow. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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Residents ride on pick-up trucks that supply milk and other items in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Residents ride on pick-up trucks that supply milk and other items in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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Gael Monfils of France serves to compatriot Jeremy Chardy at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Gael Monfils of France serves to compatriot Jeremy Chardy at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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