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<p>A general view of the new PS20 solar plant which was inaugurated last month at "Solucar" solar park in Sanlucar La Mayor, near Seville, October 7, 2009. The solar thermal power plant uses mirrors to concentrate the sun's rays onto towers where they produce steam to drive a turbine, producing electricity.    REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo</p>

A general view of the new PS20 solar plant which was inaugurated last month at "Solucar" solar park in Sanlucar La Mayor, near Seville, October 7, 2009. The solar thermal power plant uses mirrors to concentrate the sun's rays onto towers where they...more

A general view of the new PS20 solar plant which was inaugurated last month at "Solucar" solar park in Sanlucar La Mayor, near Seville, October 7, 2009. The solar thermal power plant uses mirrors to concentrate the sun's rays onto towers where they produce steam to drive a turbine, producing electricity. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

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<p>A boy looks through the window of a tent at Marunggai village in Padang Pariaman, Indonesia's West Sumatra province, October 8, 2009. Relief workers struggled to reach Indonesian quake survivors still without food or shelter a week after the disaster, while foreign rescue teams packed up their high-tech equipment on Wednesday and prepared to pull out.    REUTERS/Crack Palinggi</p>

A boy looks through the window of a tent at Marunggai village in Padang Pariaman, Indonesia's West Sumatra province, October 8, 2009. Relief workers struggled to reach Indonesian quake survivors still without food or shelter a week after the...more

A boy looks through the window of a tent at Marunggai village in Padang Pariaman, Indonesia's West Sumatra province, October 8, 2009. Relief workers struggled to reach Indonesian quake survivors still without food or shelter a week after the disaster, while foreign rescue teams packed up their high-tech equipment on Wednesday and prepared to pull out. REUTERS/Crack Palinggi

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<p>Women pray during the Hindu festival of Karva Chauth inside a temple in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh October 7, 2009.     REUTERS/Ajay Verma</p>

Women pray during the Hindu festival of Karva Chauth inside a temple in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

Women pray during the Hindu festival of Karva Chauth inside a temple in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

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<p>Animals walk past a survivor's laundry laid out to dry on a riverbank in the earthquake-hit area of Padang, West Sumatra province October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Nicky Loh</p>

Animals walk past a survivor's laundry laid out to dry on a riverbank in the earthquake-hit area of Padang, West Sumatra province October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

Animals walk past a survivor's laundry laid out to dry on a riverbank in the earthquake-hit area of Padang, West Sumatra province October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>A dog walker strolls through an earthquake-damaged district of Padang, Indonesia's West Sumatra province in the early hours October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Dylan Martinez</p>

A dog walker strolls through an earthquake-damaged district of Padang, Indonesia's West Sumatra province in the early hours October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A dog walker strolls through an earthquake-damaged district of Padang, Indonesia's West Sumatra province in the early hours October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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<p>A man points to a wall torn down by high winds from the third floor of a house in Tsuchiura City, Ibaraki Prefecture north of Tokyo October 8, 2009. Typhoon Melor barrelled into Japan's main island on Thursday, disrupting flights and trains, closing some factories and tearing roofs off houses, but damage was much less than had been feared.    REUTERS/Kyodo</p>

A man points to a wall torn down by high winds from the third floor of a house in Tsuchiura City, Ibaraki Prefecture north of Tokyo October 8, 2009. Typhoon Melor barrelled into Japan's main island on Thursday, disrupting flights and trains, closing...more

A man points to a wall torn down by high winds from the third floor of a house in Tsuchiura City, Ibaraki Prefecture north of Tokyo October 8, 2009. Typhoon Melor barrelled into Japan's main island on Thursday, disrupting flights and trains, closing some factories and tearing roofs off houses, but damage was much less than had been feared. REUTERS/Kyodo

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<p>Protesters try to run away from water cannons during clashes with Turkish riot police in central Istanbul October 7, 2009. Turkish police fired tear gas and used water cannon for a second day to break up protests against the International Monetary Fund and World Bank on Wednesday, a Reuters witness said.   REUTERS/Osman Orsal</p>

Protesters try to run away from water cannons during clashes with Turkish riot police in central Istanbul October 7, 2009. Turkish police fired tear gas and used water cannon for a second day to break up protests against the International Monetary...more

Protesters try to run away from water cannons during clashes with Turkish riot police in central Istanbul October 7, 2009. Turkish police fired tear gas and used water cannon for a second day to break up protests against the International Monetary Fund and World Bank on Wednesday, a Reuters witness said. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

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<p>Minnesota Twins' Nick Punto throws out New York Yankees' Robinson Cano in the sixth inning during their MLB American League Division Series playoff game in New York October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Mike Segar</p>

Minnesota Twins' Nick Punto throws out New York Yankees' Robinson Cano in the sixth inning during their MLB American League Division Series playoff game in New York October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Minnesota Twins' Nick Punto throws out New York Yankees' Robinson Cano in the sixth inning during their MLB American League Division Series playoff game in New York October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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<p>A participant rides in a homemade go-kart while racing down a slope during a soapbox race in Jerusalem October 7, 2009. More than 50 homemade go-karts competed in the race in Jerusalem on Wednesday.    REUTERS/Baz Ratner</p>

A participant rides in a homemade go-kart while racing down a slope during a soapbox race in Jerusalem October 7, 2009. More than 50 homemade go-karts competed in the race in Jerusalem on Wednesday. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A participant rides in a homemade go-kart while racing down a slope during a soapbox race in Jerusalem October 7, 2009. More than 50 homemade go-karts competed in the race in Jerusalem on Wednesday. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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<p>Office workers descend a set of stairs to a train station in central Sydney October 8, 2009. Australian employment surged past all expectations in September and the jobless rate dropped in what might be a surprisingly early turning point.   REUTERS/Tim Wimborne</p>

Office workers descend a set of stairs to a train station in central Sydney October 8, 2009. Australian employment surged past all expectations in September and the jobless rate dropped in what might be a surprisingly early turning point. ...more

Office workers descend a set of stairs to a train station in central Sydney October 8, 2009. Australian employment surged past all expectations in September and the jobless rate dropped in what might be a surprisingly early turning point. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne

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<p>A Cougar helicopter of the Swiss Air Force releases flares during a flight demonstration of the Swiss Air Force over Axalp in the Bernese Oberland, October 7, 2009.   REUTERS/Ruben Sprich</p>

A Cougar helicopter of the Swiss Air Force releases flares during a flight demonstration of the Swiss Air Force over Axalp in the Bernese Oberland, October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

A Cougar helicopter of the Swiss Air Force releases flares during a flight demonstration of the Swiss Air Force over Axalp in the Bernese Oberland, October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich

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<p>Cast members take photos backstage ahead of their performance of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Grace Liang</p>

Cast members take photos backstage ahead of their performance of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Grace Liang

Cast members take photos backstage ahead of their performance of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Grace Liang

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<p>Residents are transported in makeshift rafts and boats, as others wade in floodwaters, to buy food items at a public market in Pasig City, Metro Manila, October 7, 2009.   REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo</p>

Residents are transported in makeshift rafts and boats, as others wade in floodwaters, to buy food items at a public market in Pasig City, Metro Manila, October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

Residents are transported in makeshift rafts and boats, as others wade in floodwaters, to buy food items at a public market in Pasig City, Metro Manila, October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

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<p>Performers rest backstage ahead of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009.   REUTERS/Grace Liang</p>

Performers rest backstage ahead of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Grace Liang

Performers rest backstage ahead of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Grace Liang

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<p>Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Microsoft Corporation Steve Ballmer holds a news conference to present the new Windows 7 operating system in Munich October 7, 2009.      REUTERS/Michaela Rehle</p>

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Microsoft Corporation Steve Ballmer holds a news conference to present the new Windows 7 operating system in Munich October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Microsoft Corporation Steve Ballmer holds a news conference to present the new Windows 7 operating system in Munich October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

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<p>An Afghan man heads home at the end of a day's work in Kabul October 7, 2009.     REUTERS/Ahmad Masood</p>

An Afghan man heads home at the end of a day's work in Kabul October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

An Afghan man heads home at the end of a day's work in Kabul October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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<p>The stage effects of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009 are pictured in this combination photo. A Chinese adaptation of Puccini's Turandot, directed by Chinese director Zhang Yimou, was performed as part of celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.    REUTERS/Grace Liang</p>

The stage effects of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009 are pictured in this combination photo. A Chinese adaptation of Puccini's Turandot, directed by Chinese director Zhang Yimou, was performed as part of...more

The stage effects of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot at the Bird's Nest in Beijing October 7, 2009 are pictured in this combination photo. A Chinese adaptation of Puccini's Turandot, directed by Chinese director Zhang Yimou, was performed as part of celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. REUTERS/Grace Liang

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<p>A businessman struggles in strong winds caused by Typhoon Melor in Tokyo October 8, 2009.     REUTERS/Issei Kato</p>

A businessman struggles in strong winds caused by Typhoon Melor in Tokyo October 8, 2009. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A businessman struggles in strong winds caused by Typhoon Melor in Tokyo October 8, 2009. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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<p>Mohammed Anwar (C), a tailor, reacts after he recovered one of his three sewing machines in the flood-affected area of Alampur village, about 200 km (124 miles) from southern Indian city of Hyderabad, October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Krishnendu Halder</p>

Mohammed Anwar (C), a tailor, reacts after he recovered one of his three sewing machines in the flood-affected area of Alampur village, about 200 km (124 miles) from southern Indian city of Hyderabad, October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Krishnendu Halder more

Mohammed Anwar (C), a tailor, reacts after he recovered one of his three sewing machines in the flood-affected area of Alampur village, about 200 km (124 miles) from southern Indian city of Hyderabad, October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Krishnendu Halder

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<p>Buddhist devotees give offerings at the Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, also known as the Golden Rock Pagoda, in Mon State October 6, 2009. Built on a granite boulder precariously balanced on the edge of a rock mountain over 3,000 feet (0.9 km) above the sea level, the pagoda is estimated to weigh 19.5 tons (17,645 kg), and the granite boulder weighs 611.5 tons (554, 704 kg).   REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun</p>

Buddhist devotees give offerings at the Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, also known as the Golden Rock Pagoda, in Mon State October 6, 2009. Built on a granite boulder precariously balanced on the edge of a rock mountain over 3,000 feet (0.9 km) above the sea...more

Buddhist devotees give offerings at the Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, also known as the Golden Rock Pagoda, in Mon State October 6, 2009. Built on a granite boulder precariously balanced on the edge of a rock mountain over 3,000 feet (0.9 km) above the sea level, the pagoda is estimated to weigh 19.5 tons (17,645 kg), and the granite boulder weighs 611.5 tons (554, 704 kg). REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

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<p>Boys look at clay masks displayed at an exhibition in the Coleccion del Museo del Barro de Paraguay" (Paraguayan Clay Museum collection) in Santiago October 7, 2009.   REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado</p>

Boys look at clay masks displayed at an exhibition in the Coleccion del Museo del Barro de Paraguay" (Paraguayan Clay Museum collection) in Santiago October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Boys look at clay masks displayed at an exhibition in the Coleccion del Museo del Barro de Paraguay" (Paraguayan Clay Museum collection) in Santiago October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

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<p>Hundreds of typhoon victims continue to live inside a gymnasium due to prolong flooding in Pasig city, east of Manila October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Erik de Castro</p>

Hundreds of typhoon victims continue to live inside a gymnasium due to prolong flooding in Pasig city, east of Manila October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Erik de Castro

Hundreds of typhoon victims continue to live inside a gymnasium due to prolong flooding in Pasig city, east of Manila October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Erik de Castro

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<p>A clown performs during "Slava's Snowshow", a stage show created and staged by Russian clown Slava Polunin, in Madrid October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Juan Medina</p>

A clown performs during "Slava's Snowshow", a stage show created and staged by Russian clown Slava Polunin, in Madrid October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A clown performs during "Slava's Snowshow", a stage show created and staged by Russian clown Slava Polunin, in Madrid October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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<p>Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya gets ready before a meeting with Organization of American States chancellors inside the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa October 7, 2009.    REUTERS/Edgard Garrido</p>

Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya gets ready before a meeting with Organization of American States chancellors inside the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya gets ready before a meeting with Organization of American States chancellors inside the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa October 7, 2009. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

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