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John Casas, 15, prepares to go for an athletics training session in Medellin September 17, 2009. Casas, who lives in the violent Comuna 13 neighborhood in Medellin, lost his legs in a car accident. The Casas family were displaced by civil war from their home in Uraba, Antioquia province. John is being helped by a rehabilitation center and dreams of participating in the Paralympics in London 2012. REUTERS/Albeiro Lopera

John Casas, 15, prepares to go for an athletics training session in Medellin September 17, 2009. Casas, who lives in the violent Comuna 13 neighborhood in Medellin, lost his legs in a car accident. The Casas family were displaced by civil war from their home in Uraba, Antioquia province. John is being helped by a rehabilitation center and dreams of participating in the Paralympics in London 2012. REUTERS/Albeiro Lopera

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A model presents a creation from the Isaac Mizrahi Spring 2010 collection during New York Fashion Week, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A model presents a creation from the Isaac Mizrahi Spring 2010 collection during New York Fashion Week, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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Travellers wait for the next train taking them to their hometown ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday in Jakarta September 17, 2009. Muslims around the world celebrate the Eid al-Fitr festival to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan, which will be held on September 20-21 in Indonesia. REUTERS/Supri

Travellers wait for the next train taking them to their hometown ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday in Jakarta September 17, 2009. Muslims around the world celebrate the Eid al-Fitr festival to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan, which will be held on September 20-21 in Indonesia. REUTERS/Supri

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Security guards gather in front of a shopping mall where military vehicles will pass towards Tiananmen Square, ahead of a rehearsal for the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, in Beijing September 18, 2009. The Chinese government is flooding Beijing with armed police and up to one million security "volunteers" to head off any unrest over October's sensitive anniversary of 60 years of Communist Party...more

Security guards gather in front of a shopping mall where military vehicles will pass towards Tiananmen Square, ahead of a rehearsal for the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, in Beijing September 18, 2009. The Chinese government is flooding Beijing with armed police and up to one million security "volunteers" to head off any unrest over October's sensitive anniversary of 60 years of Communist Party rule. REUTERS/Jason Lee

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A worker uses a bicycle cab to deliver cases of San Miguel beer to a nearby store in Manila September 17, 2009. Philippine conglomerate, San Miguel Corp, is likely to invest in a gold and copper mine and is eyeing more investments in telecoms, tollways and power as it pushes into heavy industry to fuel growth, its president said on Thursday. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

A worker uses a bicycle cab to deliver cases of San Miguel beer to a nearby store in Manila September 17, 2009. Philippine conglomerate, San Miguel Corp, is likely to invest in a gold and copper mine and is eyeing more investments in telecoms, tollways and power as it pushes into heavy industry to fuel growth, its president said on Thursday. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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A Fire Department Aerial Device, a crane that is capable of extending up to 90 m (295 ft) high, is seen at a fire station in Beijing's Chaoyang District September 17, 2009. The Wangjing Fire Prevention squadron held a demonstration for the media to showcase its fire safety capabilities ahead of the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on October 1. REUTERS/Jason Lee

A Fire Department Aerial Device, a crane that is capable of extending up to 90 m (295 ft) high, is seen at a fire station in Beijing's Chaoyang District September 17, 2009. The Wangjing Fire Prevention squadron held a demonstration for the media to showcase its fire safety capabilities ahead of the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on October 1. REUTERS/Jason Lee

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Palestinian women stand by the controversial Israeli barrier wall while waiting to cross Qalandiya checkpoint near the West Bank city of Ramallah September 18, 2009, as they try to reach the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem on the fourth and last Friday of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Muslims around the world abstain from eating, drinking and sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic...more

Palestinian women stand by the controversial Israeli barrier wall while waiting to cross Qalandiya checkpoint near the West Bank city of Ramallah September 18, 2009, as they try to reach the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem on the fourth and last Friday of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Muslims around the world abstain from eating, drinking and sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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A paramilitary policeman stands guard as a worker prepares large speakers for the upcoming National Day parade, on Beijing's Tiananmen Square September 18, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

A paramilitary policeman stands guard as a worker prepares large speakers for the upcoming National Day parade, on Beijing's Tiananmen Square September 18, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

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A Bulgarian soldier sits atop a military vehicle during a joint military training with U.S. soldiers from the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment at Novo Selo military base near the town of Sliven, some 350 km (217 miles) east of Sofia, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

A Bulgarian soldier sits atop a military vehicle during a joint military training with U.S. soldiers from the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment at Novo Selo military base near the town of Sliven, some 350 km (217 miles) east of Sofia, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

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Sparta Prague's goalkeeper Jaromir Blazek (R), his teammate Bony Wilfried (C) and Eindhoven's Danko Lazovic react during their UEFA Europa League Group K soccer match in Prague September 17, 2009. REUTERS/David W Cerny

Sparta Prague's goalkeeper Jaromir Blazek (R), his teammate Bony Wilfried (C) and Eindhoven's Danko Lazovic react during their UEFA Europa League Group K soccer match in Prague September 17, 2009. REUTERS/David W Cerny

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President Barack Obama talks on a phone in the parking garage before he holds a rally on health insurance reform at the Comcast Center at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

President Barack Obama talks on a phone in the parking garage before he holds a rally on health insurance reform at the Comcast Center at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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The peloton rides during the 18th stage of the Tour of Spain "La Vuelta" cycling race between Talavera de la Reina and Avila, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Miguel Vidal

The peloton rides during the 18th stage of the Tour of Spain "La Vuelta" cycling race between Talavera de la Reina and Avila, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Miguel Vidal

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A man rides a bicycle past the National Unity Poles, which have been named and decorated to celebrate October's 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, on Beijing's Tiananmen Square September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Jason Lee

A man rides a bicycle past the National Unity Poles, which have been named and decorated to celebrate October's 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, on Beijing's Tiananmen Square September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Jason Lee

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Pallbearers carry the coffin of Sergeant Stuart Miller of The Black Watch 3rd Battalion of The Royal Regiment of Scotland during his funeral at the Regimental Kirk, Fort George, Ardersier, Inverness September 17, 2009. Sergeant Stuart "Gus" Miller was killed on August 31, 2009 during an insurgent rocket-propelled grenade attack while on patrol in Babaji District, Helmand Province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

Pallbearers carry the coffin of Sergeant Stuart Miller of The Black Watch 3rd Battalion of The Royal Regiment of Scotland during his funeral at the Regimental Kirk, Fort George, Ardersier, Inverness September 17, 2009. Sergeant Stuart "Gus" Miller was killed on August 31, 2009 during an insurgent rocket-propelled grenade attack while on patrol in Babaji District, Helmand Province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

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Defending champion Paula Creamer, of the U.S., hits her driver off the fifth tee during first round play of the LPGA Samsung World Championship at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Defending champion Paula Creamer, of the U.S., hits her driver off the fifth tee during first round play of the LPGA Samsung World Championship at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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Cars drive past an election poster of German Chancellor and leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel in Berlin September 17, 2009. Germany will hold a general election (Bundestagswahl) on September 27. The poster reads: "We elect the chancellor." Picture made with a long exposure. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Cars drive past an election poster of German Chancellor and leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Angela Merkel in Berlin September 17, 2009. Germany will hold a general election (Bundestagswahl) on September 27. The poster reads: "We elect the chancellor." Picture made with a long exposure. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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Police patrol in front of Metropolitan Cathedral, near a rally in support of Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya in Tegucigalpa September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Police patrol in front of Metropolitan Cathedral, near a rally in support of Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya in Tegucigalpa September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

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A Somali woman sits at a food distribution point on the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 17, 2009. Somali insurgents detonated two suicide car bombs at an African Union (AU) peacekeeping base in Mogadishu on Thursday in what the rebels said was revenge for this week's U.S. killing of a top al Qaeda suspect. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A Somali woman sits at a food distribution point on the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 17, 2009. Somali insurgents detonated two suicide car bombs at an African Union (AU) peacekeeping base in Mogadishu on Thursday in what the rebels said was revenge for this week's U.S. killing of a top al Qaeda suspect. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

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France's President Nicolas Sarkozy ponders a question during a news conference at the end of an informal summit of European Union heads of state and government in Brussels September 17, 2009. EU leaders met to coordinate the EU's position ahead of the G20 Summit in Pittsburgh. REUTERS/Sebastien Pirlet

France's President Nicolas Sarkozy ponders a question during a news conference at the end of an informal summit of European Union heads of state and government in Brussels September 17, 2009. EU leaders met to coordinate the EU's position ahead of the G20 Summit in Pittsburgh. REUTERS/Sebastien Pirlet

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A Canadian soldier walks through a dust cloud during an operation in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

A Canadian soldier walks through a dust cloud during an operation in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

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A girl prays at Al-Wehadat Palestinian refugee camp during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Amman September 17, 2009. Muslims around the world abstain from eating, drinking and conducting sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. REUTERS/Ali Jarekji

A girl prays at Al-Wehadat Palestinian refugee camp during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Amman September 17, 2009. Muslims around the world abstain from eating, drinking and conducting sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. REUTERS/Ali Jarekji

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Boys in traditional attire attend a ceremony a day before a circumcision ritual in Algiers September 17, 2009. Circumcision is compulsory for Muslim boys under the Sharia (Islamic Law). REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Boys in traditional attire attend a ceremony a day before a circumcision ritual in Algiers September 17, 2009. Circumcision is compulsory for Muslim boys under the Sharia (Islamic Law). REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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Austria Vienna's Szabolcs Safar fails to save a ball from Athletic Bilbao's Fernando Llorente (not pictured) during their Europa League soccer match at San Mames stadium in Bilbao September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Robert Zolles

Austria Vienna's Szabolcs Safar fails to save a ball from Athletic Bilbao's Fernando Llorente (not pictured) during their Europa League soccer match at San Mames stadium in Bilbao September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Robert Zolles

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A model presents a creation from the Argentine Designer Collections Spring 2010 show during New York Fashion Week, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A model presents a creation from the Argentine Designer Collections Spring 2010 show during New York Fashion Week, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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