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A worker uses disinfectant to clean the interior of a train in a Cairo trainyard, June 15, 2009. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A worker uses disinfectant to clean the interior of a train in a Cairo trainyard, June 15, 2009. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A worker uses disinfectant to clean the interior of a train in a Cairo trainyard, June 15, 2009. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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A student receives a H1N1 vaccine injection at a hospital in Suining, Sichuan province November 11, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

A student receives a H1N1 vaccine injection at a hospital in Suining, Sichuan province November 11, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

A student receives a H1N1 vaccine injection at a hospital in Suining, Sichuan province November 11, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer
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A mourner wearing a mask to ward off SARS hides under an umbrella during the funeral of SARS doctor Tse Yuen-man in Hong Kong May 22, 2003. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A mourner wearing a mask to ward off SARS hides under an umbrella during the funeral of SARS doctor Tse Yuen-man in Hong Kong May 22, 2003. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A mourner wearing a mask to ward off SARS hides under an umbrella during the funeral of SARS doctor Tse Yuen-man in Hong Kong May 22, 2003. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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