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<p>Haitians wait in line for food and water distribution as a U.S. Navy helicopter lands in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk</p>

Haitians wait in line for food and water distribution as a U.S. Navy helicopter lands in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

Haitians wait in line for food and water distribution as a U.S. Navy helicopter lands in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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<p>A Hindu worshipper rolls on the ground during Madhav Narayan festival in Sankhu, near Kathmandu, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Gopal Chitrakar </p>

A Hindu worshipper rolls on the ground during Madhav Narayan festival in Sankhu, near Kathmandu, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Gopal Chitrakar

A Hindu worshipper rolls on the ground during Madhav Narayan festival in Sankhu, near Kathmandu, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Gopal Chitrakar

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<p>A Palestinian woman puts her hand in the face of an Israeli Border police officer during scuffles in the West Bank village of Nabi Salih, near Ramallah, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside </p>

A Palestinian woman puts her hand in the face of an Israeli Border police officer during scuffles in the West Bank village of Nabi Salih, near Ramallah, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

A Palestinian woman puts her hand in the face of an Israeli Border police officer during scuffles in the West Bank village of Nabi Salih, near Ramallah, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

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<p>A soldier mans a machine gun on top of an armoured vehicle outside the central mosque as Muslims pray in Nigeria's central city of Jos January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye </p>

A soldier mans a machine gun on top of an armoured vehicle outside the central mosque as Muslims pray in Nigeria's central city of Jos January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

A soldier mans a machine gun on top of an armoured vehicle outside the central mosque as Muslims pray in Nigeria's central city of Jos January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

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<p>Venus Williams of the U.S. waits for a serve from Australia's Casey Dellacqua during the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 23, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas</p>

Venus Williams of the U.S. waits for a serve from Australia's Casey Dellacqua during the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 23, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas

Venus Williams of the U.S. waits for a serve from Australia's Casey Dellacqua during the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 23, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas

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<p>A woman selling tomatoes kneels at an outdoor market in the Angolan city of Lubango, January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly </p>

A woman selling tomatoes kneels at an outdoor market in the Angolan city of Lubango, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

A woman selling tomatoes kneels at an outdoor market in the Angolan city of Lubango, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

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<p>A Haitian girl with cracked glasses waits in line for food and water at a tent encampment in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. Reuters/Hans Deryk    </p>

A Haitian girl with cracked glasses waits in line for food and water at a tent encampment in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. Reuters/Hans Deryk

A Haitian girl with cracked glasses waits in line for food and water at a tent encampment in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. Reuters/Hans Deryk

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<p>Jelyn Lee of Maplewood, New Jersey, takes part in the March for Life Fund's 37th annual march marking the anniversary of the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade abortion decision in Washington January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Molly Riley </p>

Jelyn Lee of Maplewood, New Jersey, takes part in the March for Life Fund's 37th annual march marking the anniversary of the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade abortion decision in Washington January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Molly Riley

Jelyn Lee of Maplewood, New Jersey, takes part in the March for Life Fund's 37th annual march marking the anniversary of the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade abortion decision in Washington January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Molly Riley

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<p>Gorilla baby Kajolu suckles from its mother Baghira in their enclosure at Munich's zoo Hellabrunn January 22, 2010. Kajolu was born on December 7, 2009 at the zoo.   REUTERS/Michael Dalder    </p>

Gorilla baby Kajolu suckles from its mother Baghira in their enclosure at Munich's zoo Hellabrunn January 22, 2010. Kajolu was born on December 7, 2009 at the zoo. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Gorilla baby Kajolu suckles from its mother Baghira in their enclosure at Munich's zoo Hellabrunn January 22, 2010. Kajolu was born on December 7, 2009 at the zoo. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

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<p>Players of the all female '113' soccer team take part in a training session in Cabinda January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Rafael Marchante</p>

Players of the all female '113' soccer team take part in a training session in Cabinda January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Players of the all female '113' soccer team take part in a training session in Cabinda January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

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<p>Jana Khokhlova and Sergei Novitski of Russia perform during the Ice Dancing Free Dance competition at the European Figure Skating Championships in Tallinn January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Grigory Dukor </p>

Jana Khokhlova and Sergei Novitski of Russia perform during the Ice Dancing Free Dance competition at the European Figure Skating Championships in Tallinn January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Jana Khokhlova and Sergei Novitski of Russia perform during the Ice Dancing Free Dance competition at the European Figure Skating Championships in Tallinn January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

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<p>ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUALS COVERAGE SCENES DEATH AND INJURY
The body of a young man lies in the street after he was stoned to death by residents who accused him of stealing in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton</p>

ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUALS COVERAGE SCENES DEATH AND INJURY The body of a young man lies in the street after he was stoned to death by residents who accused him of stealing in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUALS COVERAGE SCENES DEATH AND INJURY The body of a young man lies in the street after he was stoned to death by residents who accused him of stealing in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>Bolivia's President Evo Morales waves to the crowd after swearing-in for his second term as president at the national congress in La Paz, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/David Mercado</p>

Bolivia's President Evo Morales waves to the crowd after swearing-in for his second term as president at the national congress in La Paz, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/David Mercado

Bolivia's President Evo Morales waves to the crowd after swearing-in for his second term as president at the national congress in La Paz, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/David Mercado

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<p>A U.S. Marine helicopter lands at Delaram base in Nimroz province, southern Afghanistan January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

A U.S. Marine helicopter lands at Delaram base in Nimroz province, southern Afghanistan January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

A U.S. Marine helicopter lands at Delaram base in Nimroz province, southern Afghanistan January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>An environmental activist walks past a snowman in front of the Berlin Cathedral (Berliner Dom) as part of a climate change awareness action in Berlin January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch </p>

An environmental activist walks past a snowman in front of the Berlin Cathedral (Berliner Dom) as part of a climate change awareness action in Berlin January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

An environmental activist walks past a snowman in front of the Berlin Cathedral (Berliner Dom) as part of a climate change awareness action in Berlin January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

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<p>Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano spews molten rock and large clouds of gas and ash close to Banos, 178 km (110 miles) south of Quito, January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Carlos Campana </p>

Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano spews molten rock and large clouds of gas and ash close to Banos, 178 km (110 miles) south of Quito, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Carlos Campana

Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano spews molten rock and large clouds of gas and ash close to Banos, 178 km (110 miles) south of Quito, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Carlos Campana

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<p>New York Knicks Jordan Hill (L) loses control of the ball against Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol in the second half of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi </p>

New York Knicks Jordan Hill (L) loses control of the ball against Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol in the second half of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

New York Knicks Jordan Hill (L) loses control of the ball against Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol in the second half of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>A Haitian walks in front of the cathedral in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte </p>

A Haitian walks in front of the cathedral in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Haitian walks in front of the cathedral in Port-au-Prince January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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<p>A worker checks a panel at a high-concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) solar energy power plant in Lujhu Township of Kaohsiung County, southern Taiwan, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh </p>

A worker checks a panel at a high-concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) solar energy power plant in Lujhu Township of Kaohsiung County, southern Taiwan, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

A worker checks a panel at a high-concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) solar energy power plant in Lujhu Township of Kaohsiung County, southern Taiwan, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>A Palestinian uses a sling to throw a stone towards Israeli Border police during a protest in the West Bank village of Nabi Salih near Ramallah, January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Ammar Awad </p>

A Palestinian uses a sling to throw a stone towards Israeli Border police during a protest in the West Bank village of Nabi Salih near Ramallah, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A Palestinian uses a sling to throw a stone towards Israeli Border police during a protest in the West Bank village of Nabi Salih near Ramallah, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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<p>Disabled soccer players belonging to a Turkish amputee football team, whose members are soldiers wounded in the line of duty, train during a practice session in Ankara January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Umit Bektas </p>

Disabled soccer players belonging to a Turkish amputee football team, whose members are soldiers wounded in the line of duty, train during a practice session in Ankara January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Disabled soccer players belonging to a Turkish amputee football team, whose members are soldiers wounded in the line of duty, train during a practice session in Ankara January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

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<p>People sing the national anthem as they attend a ceremony to mark the Day of Unity in central Kiev January 22, 2010.   REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin  </p>

People sing the national anthem as they attend a ceremony to mark the Day of Unity in central Kiev January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

People sing the national anthem as they attend a ceremony to mark the Day of Unity in central Kiev January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

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<p>Employees of German bathroom ceramic and furniture firm Duravit, stand outside on a balcony atop of a giant lavatory bowl, at their company headquarters in Hornberg in the Black Forest, Southwestern Germany, January 22, 2010.  REUTERS/Vincent Kessler   </p>

Employees of German bathroom ceramic and furniture firm Duravit, stand outside on a balcony atop of a giant lavatory bowl, at their company headquarters in Hornberg in the Black Forest, Southwestern Germany, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler...more

Employees of German bathroom ceramic and furniture firm Duravit, stand outside on a balcony atop of a giant lavatory bowl, at their company headquarters in Hornberg in the Black Forest, Southwestern Germany, January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

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<p>U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio January 22,  2010.  REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque   </p>

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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