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A man walks outside St. Basil's Cathedral covered with fog in Moscow, November 15, 2009. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A man walks outside St. Basil's Cathedral covered with fog in Moscow, November 15, 2009. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A man dives into icy water during Epiphany celebrations near a monastery in the historic town of Rostov Veliky some 200 km (124 miles) from Moscow January 19, 2009. Orthodox believers mark Epiphany on January 19 by immersing themselves in icy waters regardless of the weather. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man dives into icy water during Epiphany celebrations near a monastery in the historic town of Rostov Veliky some 200 km (124 miles) from Moscow January 19, 2009. Orthodox believers mark Epiphany on January 19 by immersing themselves in icy waters regardless of the weather. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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Men sit in a mobile sauna that is mounted on a four-wheel drive truck in a forest in Barnaul in the Altai region April 5, 2008. A local craftsman installed the Russian sauna, or banya, in the cabin of a four wheel-drive personnel carrier and said the rugged army vehicle can master almost any terrain. REUTERS/Andrei Kasprishin

Men sit in a mobile sauna that is mounted on a four-wheel drive truck in a forest in Barnaul in the Altai region April 5, 2008. A local craftsman installed the Russian sauna, or banya, in the cabin of a four wheel-drive personnel carrier and said the rugged army vehicle can master almost any terrain. REUTERS/Andrei Kasprishin

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People mingle in the exclusive nightclub "Opera" in Moscow early June 14, 2008. Guarded by hulking security guards in military fatigues, the Opera club in the walls of a former Vladimir Lenin culture centre is home to the more affluent clubing elite of Moscow's sprawling nightlife scene. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People mingle in the exclusive nightclub "Opera" in Moscow early June 14, 2008. Guarded by hulking security guards in military fatigues, the Opera club in the walls of a former Vladimir Lenin culture centre is home to the more affluent clubing elite of Moscow's sprawling nightlife scene. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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Soldiers in historical uniforms take part in a military parade in the Red Square in Moscow, November 7, 2009. Moscow marked the anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through the Red Square to the front lines of World War II. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Soldiers in historical uniforms take part in a military parade in the Red Square in Moscow, November 7, 2009. Moscow marked the anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through the Red Square to the front lines of World War II. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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Russia's Prime Minister Vladimir Putin rides a horse in southern Siberia's Tuva region August 3, 2009. REUTERS/RIA Novosti/Pool/Alexei Druzhinin

Russia's Prime Minister Vladimir Putin rides a horse in southern Siberia's Tuva region August 3, 2009. REUTERS/RIA Novosti/Pool/Alexei Druzhinin

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Space tourist Richard Garriott of the U.S. (C) and his back-up Nik Halik of Australia (R) take part in a zero-gravity flight as an attendant watches in the Moscow region July 8, 2008. REUTERS/Sergei Remezov

Space tourist Richard Garriott of the U.S. (C) and his back-up Nik Halik of Australia (R) take part in a zero-gravity flight as an attendant watches in the Moscow region July 8, 2008. REUTERS/Sergei Remezov

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A street musician plays his guitar for money under heavy snowfall in Russia's southern city of Rostov-on-Don March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Viktor Pogontsev

A street musician plays his guitar for money under heavy snowfall in Russia's southern city of Rostov-on-Don March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Viktor Pogontsev

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A girl floats in the Volga River in Konakovo settlement, some 150 km (94 miles) north of Moscow July 18, 2010. Temperatures reached 33 degrees Celsius (91.4 degrees Fahrenheit) in the Moscow region on Sunday. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A girl floats in the Volga River in Konakovo settlement, some 150 km (94 miles) north of Moscow July 18, 2010. Temperatures reached 33 degrees Celsius (91.4 degrees Fahrenheit) in the Moscow region on Sunday. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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People dance during an arts and music festival near the village Bardino, 226 km (140 miles) southwest of Moscow, June 13, 2008. Over twenty thousand people spent three nights in the open air to enjoy alternative arts and music. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

People dance during an arts and music festival near the village Bardino, 226 km (140 miles) southwest of Moscow, June 13, 2008. Over twenty thousand people spent three nights in the open air to enjoy alternative arts and music. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A communist supporter holds a portrait of the Soviet dictator Josef Stalin during a rally marking International Workers' Day, or Labour Day, in St. Petersburg May 1, 2010. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A communist supporter holds a portrait of the Soviet dictator Josef Stalin during a rally marking International Workers' Day, or Labour Day, in St. Petersburg May 1, 2010. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

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A member of Russia's special police, OMON, sits on an armoured vehicle during a drill in the southern Russian city of Stavropol May 30, 2008. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

A member of Russia's special police, OMON, sits on an armoured vehicle during a drill in the southern Russian city of Stavropol May 30, 2008. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

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Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky stands before a court session starts in a Moscow court April 6, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky stands before a court session starts in a Moscow court April 6, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

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A soft toy lies amid flowers in the burned-out gymnasium of Beslan's School No. 1, the scene of a 2004 hostage crisis, on the anniversary of the siege late September 1, 2007. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

A soft toy lies amid flowers in the burned-out gymnasium of Beslan's School No. 1, the scene of a 2004 hostage crisis, on the anniversary of the siege late September 1, 2007. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

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A priest and women take part in a religious procession, asking God for rains to prevent new wildfire outbursts, in the village of Kriusha, shrouded in heavy smog, some 250 km (155 miles) southeast of the capital in Ryazan region, August 7, 2010. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A priest and women take part in a religious procession, asking God for rains to prevent new wildfire outbursts, in the village of Kriusha, shrouded in heavy smog, some 250 km (155 miles) southeast of the capital in Ryazan region, August 7, 2010. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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People attend a commemorative service for victims of the Lame Horse nightclub fire, in the Cathedral of Life-giving Trinity in Perm, 1,150 km (720 miles) east of Moscow, December 6, 2009. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

People attend a commemorative service for victims of the Lame Horse nightclub fire, in the Cathedral of Life-giving Trinity in Perm, 1,150 km (720 miles) east of Moscow, December 6, 2009. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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Detained prostitutes get into a police car during a raid in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

Detained prostitutes get into a police car during a raid in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

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A model reads a magazine during the summer contingent of the Millionaire Fair of luxury goods in Moscow, July 4, 2010. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

A model reads a magazine during the summer contingent of the Millionaire Fair of luxury goods in Moscow, July 4, 2010. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

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Boys cool themselves in a fountain at All-Russian Exhibition Centre in Moscow July 16, 2010. Temperatures reached 33 degrees Celsius (91.4 degrees Fahrenheit) in the Russian capital on Friday. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Boys cool themselves in a fountain at All-Russian Exhibition Centre in Moscow July 16, 2010. Temperatures reached 33 degrees Celsius (91.4 degrees Fahrenheit) in the Russian capital on Friday. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A woman performs during hatha yoga classes at the Healthy Life-style Academy in Russia's southern city of Stavropol April 14, 2010. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

A woman performs during hatha yoga classes at the Healthy Life-style Academy in Russia's southern city of Stavropol April 14, 2010. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

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A man walks the tightrope in the remote mountain village of Tsovkra-1, some 3,000 metres above sea level in Russia's Caucasus region of Dagestan August 20, 2007. For children in this remote mountain village on Russia's southern fringe, after-school games means balancing on a wire suspended one storey above ground. By a quirk of history that goes so far back that in time no one really remembers, nearly every man, woman and child in...more

A man walks the tightrope in the remote mountain village of Tsovkra-1, some 3,000 metres above sea level in Russia's Caucasus region of Dagestan August 20, 2007. For children in this remote mountain village on Russia's southern fringe, after-school games means balancing on a wire suspended one storey above ground. By a quirk of history that goes so far back that in time no one really remembers, nearly every man, woman and child in Tsovkra-1 can walk the tightrope. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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A breakdancer performs during the "Freestyle Session Russia" breakdancing competition in Moscow December 2, 2006. REUTERS/Kostya Smirnov

A breakdancer performs during the "Freestyle Session Russia" breakdancing competition in Moscow December 2, 2006. REUTERS/Kostya Smirnov

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A couple take a bath in a river during the "Pustiye Holmi" (Empty Hills) open-air hippie-style music festival outside the village of Bulgakovo, 250 km (154 miles) southwest of Moscow, June 12, 2009. Thousands of people spent four nights in the open air to enjoy alternative arts and music. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A couple take a bath in a river during the "Pustiye Holmi" (Empty Hills) open-air hippie-style music festival outside the village of Bulgakovo, 250 km (154 miles) southwest of Moscow, June 12, 2009. Thousands of people spent four nights in the open air to enjoy alternative arts and music. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A man watches another lift his paraglider near the Yutsa Mountains near Pyatigorsk, some 200 km (124 miles) from the southern Russian city of Stavropol, July 4, 2007. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

A man watches another lift his paraglider near the Yutsa Mountains near Pyatigorsk, some 200 km (124 miles) from the southern Russian city of Stavropol, July 4, 2007. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

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Nenets get ready for the road together with their reindeers on the Yamal peninsula, north of the polar circle, August 4, 2009. The Nenets tribespeople of Russia's frozen Yamal peninsula have survived the age of the Tsars, the Bolshevik revolution and the chaotic 1990s, but now confront their biggest challenge -- under their fur-bundled feet is enough gas to heat the world for five years. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Nenets get ready for the road together with their reindeers on the Yamal peninsula, north of the polar circle, August 4, 2009. The Nenets tribespeople of Russia's frozen Yamal peninsula have survived the age of the Tsars, the Bolshevik revolution and the chaotic 1990s, but now confront their biggest challenge -- under their fur-bundled feet is enough gas to heat the world for five years. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A car moves along a highway, as sunset is seen in the background, near Novosyolovo settlement some 240 km (150 miles) south of the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, November 28, 2009. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

A car moves along a highway, as sunset is seen in the background, near Novosyolovo settlement some 240 km (150 miles) south of the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, November 28, 2009. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

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A man covered with hoarfrost is seen after running in Russia's Siberian city of Omsk, January 7, 2010. Temperatures in Omsk dropped to minus 30 Celsius (-22 degree Fahrenheit). REUTERS/Viktor Gasheyev

A man covered with hoarfrost is seen after running in Russia's Siberian city of Omsk, January 7, 2010. Temperatures in Omsk dropped to minus 30 Celsius (-22 degree Fahrenheit). REUTERS/Viktor Gasheyev

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Sergei Kopylov (L) shares a drink with his father Pyotr at their house in the village of Zimnitsy, about 400 kilometres (249 miles) northwest of the capital Moscow, February 24, 2007. Russian villages are undergoing a process of depopulation, with most young people leaving for cities to find lucrative employment and leaving the elderly behind in largely impoverished settlements. Picture taken February 24, 2007. REUTERS/Grigory...more

Sergei Kopylov (L) shares a drink with his father Pyotr at their house in the village of Zimnitsy, about 400 kilometres (249 miles) northwest of the capital Moscow, February 24, 2007. Russian villages are undergoing a process of depopulation, with most young people leaving for cities to find lucrative employment and leaving the elderly behind in largely impoverished settlements. Picture taken February 24, 2007. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

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A man uses a torch as he leaves a church after an Orthodox Easter night mass in the settlement of Roshcha, some 100 km (63 miles) south-west of Moscow, April 4, 2010. Picture taken with long time exposure. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A man uses a torch as he leaves a church after an Orthodox Easter night mass in the settlement of Roshcha, some 100 km (63 miles) south-west of Moscow, April 4, 2010. Picture taken with long time exposure. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A drunk man passes a test set by a narcologist at a specialised joint police-medical sobering-up station in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk August 11, 2010. Policemen took part in a search raid for drunk people to detain and deliver them to special drying-out cells where they can sober up. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

A drunk man passes a test set by a narcologist at a specialised joint police-medical sobering-up station in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk August 11, 2010. Policemen took part in a search raid for drunk people to detain and deliver them to special drying-out cells where they can sober up. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

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An inmate holds the hands of his partner in the visitor's room of a Tuberculosis prison hospital in the Siberian city of Tomsk some 3500 km (2175 miles) east of Moscow June 4, 2008. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

An inmate holds the hands of his partner in the visitor's room of a Tuberculosis prison hospital in the Siberian city of Tomsk some 3500 km (2175 miles) east of Moscow June 4, 2008. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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A man fishes on the ice-covered Kazanka River, with the air temperature at about -25 degrees Celsius (-13 degrees Fahrenheit), in the Russian city of Kazan January 17, 2010. REUTERS/Andrei Rudakov

A man fishes on the ice-covered Kazanka River, with the air temperature at about -25 degrees Celsius (-13 degrees Fahrenheit), in the Russian city of Kazan January 17, 2010. REUTERS/Andrei Rudakov

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A couple stands at the embankment of the Volga River in Samara, about 1000 km (620 miles) southeast of Moscow May 18, 2007. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

A couple stands at the embankment of the Volga River in Samara, about 1000 km (620 miles) southeast of Moscow May 18, 2007. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

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