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<p>Residents walk next to a dead body after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties collapsed, leaving the Caribbean nation appealing for international help
. REUTERS/Carlos Barria </p>

Residents walk next to a dead body after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties...more

Residents walk next to a dead body after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties collapsed, leaving the Caribbean nation appealing for international help . REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Unlit buildings are pictured during a partial blackout in Caracas January 13, 2010. Officials announced the nationwide electricity rationing lasting at least until May on Tuesday and said even schools and small health clinics would be affected in South America's top oil exporter. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins </p>

Unlit buildings are pictured during a partial blackout in Caracas January 13, 2010. Officials announced the nationwide electricity rationing lasting at least until May on Tuesday and said even schools and small health clinics would be affected in...more

Unlit buildings are pictured during a partial blackout in Caracas January 13, 2010. Officials announced the nationwide electricity rationing lasting at least until May on Tuesday and said even schools and small health clinics would be affected in South America's top oil exporter. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

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<p>A senior military officer of the Chinese People's Liberation Army speaks to members of China International Search and Rescue Team during a departure ceremony at Beijing airport January 13, 2010. A 50-member Chinese rescue team is ready to depart for quake-hit Haiti later on Wednesday afternoon, hours after the 7.0-magnitude earthquake rattled the Caribbean country. The team consists of search and rescue personnel who have conducted many rescue tasks of this kind in the past years, and three sniffer dogs, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee </p>

A senior military officer of the Chinese People's Liberation Army speaks to members of China International Search and Rescue Team during a departure ceremony at Beijing airport January 13, 2010. A 50-member Chinese rescue team is ready to depart for...more

A senior military officer of the Chinese People's Liberation Army speaks to members of China International Search and Rescue Team during a departure ceremony at Beijing airport January 13, 2010. A 50-member Chinese rescue team is ready to depart for quake-hit Haiti later on Wednesday afternoon, hours after the 7.0-magnitude earthquake rattled the Caribbean country. The team consists of search and rescue personnel who have conducted many rescue tasks of this kind in the past years, and three sniffer dogs, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee

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<p>A woman shelters under her umbrella as she walks across Westminster Bridge during a downfall of snow, in London January 13, 2010.   Britain, shivering through its coldest winter in three decades, was hit by a fresh blanket of snow on Wednesday, halting flights from London Gatwick, Birmingham and Cardiff airports.      REUTERS/Andrew Winning </p>

A woman shelters under her umbrella as she walks across Westminster Bridge during a downfall of snow, in London January 13, 2010. Britain, shivering through its coldest winter in three decades, was hit by a fresh blanket of snow on Wednesday,...more

A woman shelters under her umbrella as she walks across Westminster Bridge during a downfall of snow, in London January 13, 2010. Britain, shivering through its coldest winter in three decades, was hit by a fresh blanket of snow on Wednesday, halting flights from London Gatwick, Birmingham and Cardiff airports. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

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<p>Members of Hamas security forces participate in a graduation ceremony in the northern Gaza Strip January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem </p>

Members of Hamas security forces participate in a graduation ceremony in the northern Gaza Strip January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Members of Hamas security forces participate in a graduation ceremony in the northern Gaza Strip January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

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<p>Passengers walk past empty counters at Nice International airport after several flights were cancelled due to a strike by air traffic controllers in Nice, southeastern France, January 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Eric Gaillard </p>

Passengers walk past empty counters at Nice International airport after several flights were cancelled due to a strike by air traffic controllers in Nice, southeastern France, January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Passengers walk past empty counters at Nice International airport after several flights were cancelled due to a strike by air traffic controllers in Nice, southeastern France, January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

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<p>A Palestinian man walks with a donkey on a road that overlooks the Dome of the Rock and Jerusalem's Old City January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Baz Ratner </p>

A Palestinian man walks with a donkey on a road that overlooks the Dome of the Rock and Jerusalem's Old City January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A Palestinian man walks with a donkey on a road that overlooks the Dome of the Rock and Jerusalem's Old City January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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<p>Spectators take a picture as Switzerland's two-woman team Sabina Hafner (L) and Martina Gilardoni speed down the natural ice track during a training session for the Bobsleigh World Cup tournament in the Swiss mountain resort of St. Moritz  January 13, 2010.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann </p>

Spectators take a picture as Switzerland's two-woman team Sabina Hafner (L) and Martina Gilardoni speed down the natural ice track during a training session for the Bobsleigh World Cup tournament in the Swiss mountain resort of St. Moritz January...more

Spectators take a picture as Switzerland's two-woman team Sabina Hafner (L) and Martina Gilardoni speed down the natural ice track during a training session for the Bobsleigh World Cup tournament in the Swiss mountain resort of St. Moritz January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

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<p>International diplomats listen to a speech of German President Horst Koehler (not pictured) after Germany accepted their appointment as ambassadors at the Bellevue Castle in Berlin January 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Thomas Peter  </p>

International diplomats listen to a speech of German President Horst Koehler (not pictured) after Germany accepted their appointment as ambassadors at the Bellevue Castle in Berlin January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

International diplomats listen to a speech of German President Horst Koehler (not pictured) after Germany accepted their appointment as ambassadors at the Bellevue Castle in Berlin January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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<p>A U.S. Marine from 3rd Battalion 4th Marines writes on the door of his tent at base Delaram in Nimroz province, southern Afghanistan January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

A U.S. Marine from 3rd Battalion 4th Marines writes on the door of his tent at base Delaram in Nimroz province, southern Afghanistan January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

A U.S. Marine from 3rd Battalion 4th Marines writes on the door of his tent at base Delaram in Nimroz province, southern Afghanistan January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Israeli nurses stand over a doll, representing an injured baby, during a drill simulating a biological attack, at Chaim Sheba Medical Center near Tel Aviv January 13, 2010.  REUTERS/Gil Cohen Magen </p>

Israeli nurses stand over a doll, representing an injured baby, during a drill simulating a biological attack, at Chaim Sheba Medical Center near Tel Aviv January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Gil Cohen Magen

Israeli nurses stand over a doll, representing an injured baby, during a drill simulating a biological attack, at Chaim Sheba Medical Center near Tel Aviv January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Gil Cohen Magen

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<p>Hindu devotees change clothes on the banks of the river Ganges after taking a holy dip during the "Kumbh Mela" or the Pitcher Festival, in the northern Indian town of Haridwar January 13, 2010. Hindus believe that bathing in the Ganges during the festival days cleanses them of sin. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi </p>

Hindu devotees change clothes on the banks of the river Ganges after taking a holy dip during the "Kumbh Mela" or the Pitcher Festival, in the northern Indian town of Haridwar January 13, 2010. Hindus believe that bathing in the Ganges during the...more

Hindu devotees change clothes on the banks of the river Ganges after taking a holy dip during the "Kumbh Mela" or the Pitcher Festival, in the northern Indian town of Haridwar January 13, 2010. Hindus believe that bathing in the Ganges during the festival days cleanses them of sin. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>Mannequins are exhibited at a sewing workshop in Cabinda January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante</p>

Mannequins are exhibited at a sewing workshop in Cabinda January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Mannequins are exhibited at a sewing workshop in Cabinda January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

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<p>A child looks out of a window during a carnival in the village of Vevcani, some 170 km (106 miles) from the Macedonian capital Skopje, January 13, 2010. Vevcani village marks the Orthodox St. Vasilij Day annually with a carnival that features a 1,400-year-old celebration with pagan roots. The highlights of the carnival include a political satire where masked villagers act out current events. REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski </p>

A child looks out of a window during a carnival in the village of Vevcani, some 170 km (106 miles) from the Macedonian capital Skopje, January 13, 2010. Vevcani village marks the Orthodox St. Vasilij Day annually with a carnival that features a...more

A child looks out of a window during a carnival in the village of Vevcani, some 170 km (106 miles) from the Macedonian capital Skopje, January 13, 2010. Vevcani village marks the Orthodox St. Vasilij Day annually with a carnival that features a 1,400-year-old celebration with pagan roots. The highlights of the carnival include a political satire where masked villagers act out current events. REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski

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<p>A boy sits next to the remains of a destroyed school after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties collapsed, leaving the Caribbean nation appealing for international help. REUTERS/Carlos Barria </p>

A boy sits next to the remains of a destroyed school after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and...more

A boy sits next to the remains of a destroyed school after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties collapsed, leaving the Caribbean nation appealing for international help. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Disabled soccer players of a Turkish amputee football team, whose members are soldiers wounded in the line of duty, wait for the start of a demonstration match as one straps his shoes in Ankara January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Umit Bektas </p>

Disabled soccer players of a Turkish amputee football team, whose members are soldiers wounded in the line of duty, wait for the start of a demonstration match as one straps his shoes in Ankara January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Disabled soccer players of a Turkish amputee football team, whose members are soldiers wounded in the line of duty, wait for the start of a demonstration match as one straps his shoes in Ankara January 13, 2010. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

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<p>A woman reacts near destroyed buildings after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties collapsed, leaving the Caribbean nation appealing for international help.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz </p>

A woman reacts near destroyed buildings after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside...more

A woman reacts near destroyed buildings after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. A major earthquake rocked Haiti and its president said he feared thousands were dead after the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties collapsed, leaving the Caribbean nation appealing for international help. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

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<p>U.S. businessmen sit outside the Montana hotel after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. Thousands were feared dead in a major earthquake that destroyed the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties in Haiti, its leaders said on Wednesday, and the United States and other nations geared up for a big relief operation.  REUTERS/Kena Betancur </p>

U.S. businessmen sit outside the Montana hotel after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. Thousands were feared dead in a major earthquake that destroyed the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties in Haiti, its...more

U.S. businessmen sit outside the Montana hotel after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. Thousands were feared dead in a major earthquake that destroyed the presidential palace, schools, hospitals and hillside shanties in Haiti, its leaders said on Wednesday, and the United States and other nations geared up for a big relief operation. REUTERS/Kena Betancur

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<p>Elvira Valladares (R), 79, and her daughter Maria de los Angeles Moncada, 48, try the presidential sash that Honduras' President-elect Porfirio Lobo Sosa will use during his swear-in ceremony on their husband and father, Francisco Moncada, in Tegucigalpa, January 13, 2010. Elvira and Maria de los Angeles have made the presidential sash to the last five presidents, included Lobo Sosa, who will be sworn-in new president on January 27, 2010. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido </p>

Elvira Valladares (R), 79, and her daughter Maria de los Angeles Moncada, 48, try the presidential sash that Honduras' President-elect Porfirio Lobo Sosa will use during his swear-in ceremony on their husband and father, Francisco Moncada, in...more

Elvira Valladares (R), 79, and her daughter Maria de los Angeles Moncada, 48, try the presidential sash that Honduras' President-elect Porfirio Lobo Sosa will use during his swear-in ceremony on their husband and father, Francisco Moncada, in Tegucigalpa, January 13, 2010. Elvira and Maria de los Angeles have made the presidential sash to the last five presidents, included Lobo Sosa, who will be sworn-in new president on January 27, 2010. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

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<p>An injured victim waits for medical assistance after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. The death toll in Haiti's catastrophic earthquake could run to tens of thousands, the country's president said on Wednesday, a day after the quake demolished schools, hospitals, houses and hillside shanties across the crowded and impoverished capital. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz</p>

An injured victim waits for medical assistance after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. The death toll in Haiti's catastrophic earthquake could run to tens of thousands, the country's president said on Wednesday, a day after the quake...more

An injured victim waits for medical assistance after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. The death toll in Haiti's catastrophic earthquake could run to tens of thousands, the country's president said on Wednesday, a day after the quake demolished schools, hospitals, houses and hillside shanties across the crowded and impoverished capital. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

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<p>A dead victim is seen inside the boot of a car after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. The death toll in Haiti's catastrophic earthquake could run to tens of thousands, the country's president said on Wednesday, a day after the quake demolished schools, hospitals, houses and hillside shanties across the crowded and impoverished capital. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz </p>

A dead victim is seen inside the boot of a car after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. The death toll in Haiti's catastrophic earthquake could run to tens of thousands, the country's president said on Wednesday, a day after the quake...more

A dead victim is seen inside the boot of a car after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 13, 2010. The death toll in Haiti's catastrophic earthquake could run to tens of thousands, the country's president said on Wednesday, a day after the quake demolished schools, hospitals, houses and hillside shanties across the crowded and impoverished capital. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

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<p>A woman cleans the logo of Google China outside the company headquarters in Beijing January 14, 2010. U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke urged China on Wednesday to ensure a "secure" commercial environment for Google and other U.S. companies after the world's top search engine said it may shut its Chinese-language website because of cyber attacks. REUTERS/Jason Lee</p>

A woman cleans the logo of Google China outside the company headquarters in Beijing January 14, 2010. U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke urged China on Wednesday to ensure a "secure" commercial environment for Google and other U.S. companies after...more

A woman cleans the logo of Google China outside the company headquarters in Beijing January 14, 2010. U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke urged China on Wednesday to ensure a "secure" commercial environment for Google and other U.S. companies after the world's top search engine said it may shut its Chinese-language website because of cyber attacks. REUTERS/Jason Lee

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<p>Residents search for belongings from amid their damaged shanties in a residential area in Paco city, metro Manila January 14, 2009. About 2,000 families lost their homes on Wednesday, when a four-hour fire, fanned by strong winds, gutted houses built from light materials. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco </p>

Residents search for belongings from amid their damaged shanties in a residential area in Paco city, metro Manila January 14, 2009. About 2,000 families lost their homes on Wednesday, when a four-hour fire, fanned by strong winds, gutted houses built...more

Residents search for belongings from amid their damaged shanties in a residential area in Paco city, metro Manila January 14, 2009. About 2,000 families lost their homes on Wednesday, when a four-hour fire, fanned by strong winds, gutted houses built from light materials. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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<p>An Afghan man pushes a hand cart with water containers near a public water pump in Kabul January 13, 2010. Nearly half way through the Afghan winter, unusually warm and dry weather is raising fears of a drought that could cause food shortages, undermine efforts to slash poppy growing and worsen security problems.      REUTERS/Ahmad Masood </p>

An Afghan man pushes a hand cart with water containers near a public water pump in Kabul January 13, 2010. Nearly half way through the Afghan winter, unusually warm and dry weather is raising fears of a drought that could cause food shortages,...more

An Afghan man pushes a hand cart with water containers near a public water pump in Kabul January 13, 2010. Nearly half way through the Afghan winter, unusually warm and dry weather is raising fears of a drought that could cause food shortages, undermine efforts to slash poppy growing and worsen security problems. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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