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Lightning flashes around the ash plume at above the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain near Entrelagos June 5, 2011. The volcano in the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle chain, dormant for decades, erupted in south-central Chile, belching ash over 6 miles (10 km) into the sky, as winds fanned it toward neighboring Argentina, and prompted the government to evacuate several thousand residents, authorities said. REUTERS/Carlos Gutierrez

Lightning flashes around the ash plume at above the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain near Entrelagos June 5, 2011. The volcano in the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle chain, dormant for decades, erupted in south-central Chile, belching ash over 6 miles (10 km) into the sky, as winds fanned it toward neighboring Argentina, and prompted the government to evacuate several thousand residents, authorities said. REUTERS/Carlos Gutierrez

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A relative of an inmate from the prison of 'El Rodeo' carry rocks and bottles while rioting with national guards near the prison in Guatire outside Caracas June 17, 2011. The death toll has reached 22 in the latest riot by armed prisoners in Venezuela's violent and overcrowded jails, the government said. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A relative of an inmate from the prison of 'El Rodeo' carry rocks and bottles while rioting with national guards near the prison in Guatire outside Caracas June 17, 2011. The death toll has reached 22 in the latest riot by armed prisoners in Venezuela's violent and overcrowded jails, the government said. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

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Ahmed El-Belasy, 31, who was shot in the right eye during the revolution in January, takes part in a demonstration against police brutality in front of the Ministry of Interior building in Cairo, marking the first anniversary of the death of Egyptian activist Khaled Said, June 6, 2011. Said, 28, was beaten to death by the police in Alexandria in June 2010 with his body barely recognisable after he posted a video showing police...more

Ahmed El-Belasy, 31, who was shot in the right eye during the revolution in January, takes part in a demonstration against police brutality in front of the Ministry of Interior building in Cairo, marking the first anniversary of the death of Egyptian activist Khaled Said, June 6, 2011. Said, 28, was beaten to death by the police in Alexandria in June 2010 with his body barely recognisable after he posted a video showing police officers sharing the spoils of a drugs bust, according to his family. The act of brutality galvanised further protests, in particular, the anti-torture Facebook page "We are Khaled Said". The page helped crystallize Egypt's political movement which eventually toppled the regime of President Hosni Mubarak. Words on his eye patch reads "January 28", referring to the date of El-Belasy's injury and Egypt's revolution. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

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Bryce Lamb lands in the pit during the men's long jump at the U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon, June 25, 2011. REUTERS/Steve Dykes

Bryce Lamb lands in the pit during the men's long jump at the U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon, June 25, 2011. REUTERS/Steve Dykes

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Two kitchen chairs are all that is left in a destroyed house as its foundation is prepared to be bulldozed following the May 22 tornado in Joplin on June 1, 2011. REUTERS/Sarah Conard

Two kitchen chairs are all that is left in a destroyed house as its foundation is prepared to be bulldozed following the May 22 tornado in Joplin on June 1, 2011. REUTERS/Sarah Conard

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Wayne Lutz takes a break from raking dead grass as he tries to protect his house from the Wallow Wildfire in Eagar, Arizona June 7, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Wayne Lutz takes a break from raking dead grass as he tries to protect his house from the Wallow Wildfire in Eagar, Arizona June 7, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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New government-made housing project is seen from the top of Las Mayas slum with a view of the city of Caracas in the background May 26, 2011. Despite being in power for 12 years and bringing plenty of new schools and clinics to poor areas, Chavez has failed to fix Venezuela's housing shortfall -- currently at 2 million units. That, say critics, demonstrates the failure of socialism in Venezuela, where the 500,000 new homes built...more

New government-made housing project is seen from the top of Las Mayas slum with a view of the city of Caracas in the background May 26, 2011. Despite being in power for 12 years and bringing plenty of new schools and clinics to poor areas, Chavez has failed to fix Venezuela's housing shortfall -- currently at 2 million units. That, say critics, demonstrates the failure of socialism in Venezuela, where the 500,000 new homes built during Chavez's rule, about two-thirds by the private sector, is no better than the rate of construction under his predecessors. Not surprisingly, Chavez has sought to take the initiative with a new "Grand Housing Mission" -- his eighth such construction plan -- aiming to build 2 million new units by 2017 with funds available from higher global oil prices. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

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A night exposure of Old Faithful Geyser, the first geyser in the park to be named, erupting in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, June 23, 2011. Currently the geyser erupts approximately every 90 minutes. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

A night exposure of Old Faithful Geyser, the first geyser in the park to be named, erupting in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, June 23, 2011. Currently the geyser erupts approximately every 90 minutes. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

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A schoolgirl participant, dressed as a Chinese Red Army soldier, walks through a red curtain during a revolutionary song singing competition to celebrate the upcoming 90th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC), in Chongqing municipality June 30, 2011. REUTERS/Jason Lee

A schoolgirl participant, dressed as a Chinese Red Army soldier, walks through a red curtain during a revolutionary song singing competition to celebrate the upcoming 90th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC), in Chongqing municipality June 30, 2011. REUTERS/Jason Lee

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One of Cherif Chouichi's sisters tries on his new unused military boots in his room in Misrata June 1, 2011. Chouichi, who was a rebel fighter, was killed on April 28 during the battle between rebel fighters and forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on Misrata's Tripoli street. Chouichi was killed before getting a chance to use this military equipment. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

One of Cherif Chouichi's sisters tries on his new unused military boots in his room in Misrata June 1, 2011. Chouichi, who was a rebel fighter, was killed on April 28 during the battle between rebel fighters and forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on Misrata's Tripoli street. Chouichi was killed before getting a chance to use this military equipment. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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Michael Jackson impersonator Marvin Romero dances on the streets of Guatemala City, June 25, 2011, commemorating the second anniversary of the pop star's death. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

Michael Jackson impersonator Marvin Romero dances on the streets of Guatemala City, June 25, 2011, commemorating the second anniversary of the pop star's death. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

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A demonstrator is detained by riot police during anti-austerity protests in Athens, June 29, 2011. Greece's parliament has approved unpopular austerity measures, despite violent protests, to secure international funds to prevent the euro zone's first sovereign default. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

A demonstrator is detained by riot police during anti-austerity protests in Athens, June 29, 2011. Greece's parliament has approved unpopular austerity measures, despite violent protests, to secure international funds to prevent the euro zone's first sovereign default. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

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The feet of child is seen as she is being balanced on a wooden prong planted into a chariot, during a procession to celebrate "Trishul Jatra" or Tridents Festival, at Jayabageshwari in Kathmandu June 23, 2011. The festival is celebrated by Hindu devotees and parents who believe their children will be blessed with good health after participating in rituals. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

The feet of child is seen as she is being balanced on a wooden prong planted into a chariot, during a procession to celebrate "Trishul Jatra" or Tridents Festival, at Jayabageshwari in Kathmandu June 23, 2011. The festival is celebrated by Hindu devotees and parents who believe their children will be blessed with good health after participating in rituals. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

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A swimmer wearing a yellow security cap makes his way past a police boat during the launch of the 2011 security measures for swimmers on lake Zurich, June 27, 2011. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A swimmer wearing a yellow security cap makes his way past a police boat during the launch of the 2011 security measures for swimmers on lake Zurich, June 27, 2011. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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Cakanovic Mejra poses next to a church built by local Serbs in the immediate vicinity of the memorial centre in Potocari June 2, 2011. The victims of the Srebrenica massacre are buried at the memorial centre, and the Muslims who were found in a mass tomb after being tortured and executed are buried near the church as well. Mejra lost two sons and her husband during the 1992-95 Bosnian War. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Cakanovic Mejra poses next to a church built by local Serbs in the immediate vicinity of the memorial centre in Potocari June 2, 2011. The victims of the Srebrenica massacre are buried at the memorial centre, and the Muslims who were found in a mass tomb after being tortured and executed are buried near the church as well. Mejra lost two sons and her husband during the 1992-95 Bosnian War. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

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A girl, who sells water, closes her eyes as the wind blows her scarf at a cemetery in Kabul June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

A girl, who sells water, closes her eyes as the wind blows her scarf at a cemetery in Kabul June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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Divers of the Prefectura Naval Argentina inspect the Rio Limay covered with ash from Chile's Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain at the mountain resort of San Carlos de Bariloche in Argentina's Patagonia June 16, 2011. REUTERS/Chiwi Giambirtone

Divers of the Prefectura Naval Argentina inspect the Rio Limay covered with ash from Chile's Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano chain at the mountain resort of San Carlos de Bariloche in Argentina's Patagonia June 16, 2011. REUTERS/Chiwi Giambirtone

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Students in graduation robes stand on a stone bridge submerged underwater at the flooded Donghu Lake in Wuhan, Hubei province, June 21, 2011. REUTERS/Darley Wong

Students in graduation robes stand on a stone bridge submerged underwater at the flooded Donghu Lake in Wuhan, Hubei province, June 21, 2011. REUTERS/Darley Wong

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Local residents fish in the Russian Black sea town of Sochi, June 1, 2011. Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Local residents fish in the Russian Black sea town of Sochi, June 1, 2011. Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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A girl rests on a concrete column of the Holocaust memorial in Berlin, June 17, 2011. The memorial to the murdered Jews of Europe consists of 2,711 charcoal-grey rectangular pillars, which rise from the ground and form a tight grid through which visitors can wander. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

A girl rests on a concrete column of the Holocaust memorial in Berlin, June 17, 2011. The memorial to the murdered Jews of Europe consists of 2,711 charcoal-grey rectangular pillars, which rise from the ground and form a tight grid through which visitors can wander. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

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Canadian army soldiers sun bathe in Seprwan Ghar forward fire base the Panjwai district of Kandahar province southern Afghanistan, June 22, 2011. Canada will end its combat role in Afghanistan by the end of July, after nearly ten years fighting in Afghanistan. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Canadian army soldiers sun bathe in Seprwan Ghar forward fire base the Panjwai district of Kandahar province southern Afghanistan, June 22, 2011. Canada will end its combat role in Afghanistan by the end of July, after nearly ten years fighting in Afghanistan. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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A man retrieves parts of a human arm from the Choluteca River in Tegucigalpa June 8, 2011. Body parts from four different mutilated bodies were found after citizens alerted the police about the discovery of a human leg inside a bag, according to local media. Battling street gangs and competing cartels have led to a sharp escalation of violent crime in Honduras in recent years. REUTERS/Danny Ramirez

A man retrieves parts of a human arm from the Choluteca River in Tegucigalpa June 8, 2011. Body parts from four different mutilated bodies were found after citizens alerted the police about the discovery of a human leg inside a bag, according to local media. Battling street gangs and competing cartels have led to a sharp escalation of violent crime in Honduras in recent years. REUTERS/Danny Ramirez

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A man walks out of his house before taking part in a parade while dressed as a devil to celebrate the Catholic festival of Corpus Christi in Ocumare de la Costa in the central state of Aragua June 23, 2011. This year, the start of San Juan (Saint John) Day celebrations coincided with festivities for Corpus Christi, where people dressed as colourful devils dance to the rhythm of drums and a string instrument called "cuatro" before...more

A man walks out of his house before taking part in a parade while dressed as a devil to celebrate the Catholic festival of Corpus Christi in Ocumare de la Costa in the central state of Aragua June 23, 2011. This year, the start of San Juan (Saint John) Day celebrations coincided with festivities for Corpus Christi, where people dressed as colourful devils dance to the rhythm of drums and a string instrument called "cuatro" before praying in front of churches. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

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Michael Phelps warms up before the start of the final day of races at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim competition in Santa Clara, California, June 19, 2011. REUTERS/Kim White

Michael Phelps warms up before the start of the final day of races at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim competition in Santa Clara, California, June 19, 2011. REUTERS/Kim White

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A man clings to chains suspended from a bridge as he bathes in rapidly flowing waters of the Ganges river in Haridwar June 13, 2011. Haridwar is considered one of the holiest cities in India by devout Hindus and the Ganges river, which flows through it, attracts millions of pilgrims every year who come to bathe in its waters in the belief that the ritual washes away their sins. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

A man clings to chains suspended from a bridge as he bathes in rapidly flowing waters of the Ganges river in Haridwar June 13, 2011. Haridwar is considered one of the holiest cities in India by devout Hindus and the Ganges river, which flows through it, attracts millions of pilgrims every year who come to bathe in its waters in the belief that the ritual washes away their sins. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

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Britain's Queen Elizabeth (R) and Prince Philip walk back into the Palace after attending the annual summer garden party held at Buckingham Palace in London June 29, 2011. REUTERS/Matt Dunham/Pool

Britain's Queen Elizabeth (R) and Prince Philip walk back into the Palace after attending the annual summer garden party held at Buckingham Palace in London June 29, 2011. REUTERS/Matt Dunham/Pool

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A rebel poses with rocket-propelled grenades taken from an armoured personnel carrier (APC) captured from forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on the outskirts of the town of Zlitan, west of the rebel-held port city of Misrata June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Abdelkader Belhessin

A rebel poses with rocket-propelled grenades taken from an armoured personnel carrier (APC) captured from forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on the outskirts of the town of Zlitan, west of the rebel-held port city of Misrata June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Abdelkader Belhessin

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A woman, who works as prostitute, with her lips sewn together attends a protest in El Alto in the outskirts of La Paz, June 15, 2011. Prostitutes, waiters and owners of brothels sewed their lips together as part of a protest against human rights violations, according to police and local media reports. REUTERS/David Mercado

A woman, who works as prostitute, with her lips sewn together attends a protest in El Alto in the outskirts of La Paz, June 15, 2011. Prostitutes, waiters and owners of brothels sewed their lips together as part of a protest against human rights violations, according to police and local media reports. REUTERS/David Mercado

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People, illuminated by the light of a bonfire, take a bath in the Mediterranean Sea, on San Juan's (Saint John) night, traditionally the shortest night of the year, in the southern Spanish town of Malaga, early June 24, 2011. On this night, people burn objects they no longer want and make wishes as they jump through the flames or swim in the sea. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

People, illuminated by the light of a bonfire, take a bath in the Mediterranean Sea, on San Juan's (Saint John) night, traditionally the shortest night of the year, in the southern Spanish town of Malaga, early June 24, 2011. On this night, people burn objects they no longer want and make wishes as they jump through the flames or swim in the sea. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

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An artist's impression of a growing supermassive black hole located in the early Universe is seen in this NASA handout illustration released on June 15, 2011. Using the deepest X-ray image ever taken, astronomers found the first direct evidence that massive black holes were common in the early universe. This discovery from NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory shows that very young black holes grew more aggressively than previously...more

An artist's impression of a growing supermassive black hole located in the early Universe is seen in this NASA handout illustration released on June 15, 2011. Using the deepest X-ray image ever taken, astronomers found the first direct evidence that massive black holes were common in the early universe. This discovery from NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory shows that very young black holes grew more aggressively than previously thought, in tandem with the growth of their host galaxies. REUTERS/NASA/Chandra X-Ray Observatory/A.Hobart/Handout

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Jaseem, a taxi driver, sleeps with a fluorescent light on inside his cab in Mumbai early June 30, 2011. The practise of keeping the light on is an indication to customers that even though the driver is resting, the cab is available for hire. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Jaseem, a taxi driver, sleeps with a fluorescent light on inside his cab in Mumbai early June 30, 2011. The practise of keeping the light on is an indication to customers that even though the driver is resting, the cab is available for hire. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

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Protesters are seen through an European Union flag, in front of the parliament building during a rally against a new austerity package at Constitution (Syntagma) square in Athens June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

Protesters are seen through an European Union flag, in front of the parliament building during a rally against a new austerity package at Constitution (Syntagma) square in Athens June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

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The bridge that separates the town of Los Alamos, New Mexico, from Los Alamos National Laboratory is shrouded in smoke from the Las Conchas Wildfire June 28, 2011. REUTERS/Craig Fritz

The bridge that separates the town of Los Alamos, New Mexico, from Los Alamos National Laboratory is shrouded in smoke from the Las Conchas Wildfire June 28, 2011. REUTERS/Craig Fritz

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Children dressed up as "smurfs" take part in a promotional event in the Andalusian village of Juzcar, near Malaga, southern Spain, June 16, 2011. The facades of the houses were painted blue as part of a global promotion for the Sony Picture film "The Smurfs" which will premiere in New York City June 24, 2011. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Children dressed up as "smurfs" take part in a promotional event in the Andalusian village of Juzcar, near Malaga, southern Spain, June 16, 2011. The facades of the houses were painted blue as part of a global promotion for the Sony Picture film "The Smurfs" which will premiere in New York City June 24, 2011. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

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Police escort men with covered faces who they said were paramilitary officials charged in the death of an unarmed man, an incident captured on video, after they were brought before a judge at a court in Karachi June 13, 2011. The killing has drawn strong condemnation from Pakistani media and human rights groups which have demanded the government to launch an independent inquiry into the incident, media reported. REUTERS/Akhtar...more

Police escort men with covered faces who they said were paramilitary officials charged in the death of an unarmed man, an incident captured on video, after they were brought before a judge at a court in Karachi June 13, 2011. The killing has drawn strong condemnation from Pakistani media and human rights groups which have demanded the government to launch an independent inquiry into the incident, media reported. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

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A man reacts over the body of a relative, killed during clashes at the frontline, outside the city of Riyayna, about 90 km (70 miles) southwest of Tripoli, June 14, 2011. REUTERS/Anis Mili

A man reacts over the body of a relative, killed during clashes at the frontline, outside the city of Riyayna, about 90 km (70 miles) southwest of Tripoli, June 14, 2011. REUTERS/Anis Mili

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Reina Luisa Tamayo carries a box containing the ashes of her son Orlando Zapata Tamayo as family members carry a Cuban flag outside the U.S. Interests Section (USINT) in Havana June 8, 2011. The body of political prisoner Orlando Zapata Tamayo, whose death by hunger strike last year provoked international criticism of Cuba, was exhumed and cremated, enabling his family to take his remains when they emigrate to the United States....more

Reina Luisa Tamayo carries a box containing the ashes of her son Orlando Zapata Tamayo as family members carry a Cuban flag outside the U.S. Interests Section (USINT) in Havana June 8, 2011. The body of political prisoner Orlando Zapata Tamayo, whose death by hunger strike last year provoked international criticism of Cuba, was exhumed and cremated, enabling his family to take his remains when they emigrate to the United States. The Cuban government said he was nothing more than a common criminal, but his death brought condemnation of Cuba's human rights situation from the United States and Europe and contributed to Cuba's decision to release its political prisoners. The family was to leave with his ashes on Thursday for Miami, center of the Cuban exile community in the United States. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

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A child sleeps in a hammock along the roadside in Noida, located in India's northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh June 18, 2011. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma

A child sleeps in a hammock along the roadside in Noida, located in India's northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh June 18, 2011. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma

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French President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel gesture as they address a news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin June 17, 2011. The leaders of Germany and France said on Friday that they were united behind a new aid package for Greece that would include voluntary private sector participation on the basis of the so-called "Vienna Initiative". REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

French President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel gesture as they address a news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin June 17, 2011. The leaders of Germany and France said on Friday that they were united behind a new aid package for Greece that would include voluntary private sector participation on the basis of the so-called "Vienna Initiative". REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

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Miles Shebar (L) of New York, waits his turn during round three of the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland, June 1, 2011. REUTERS/Molly Riley

Miles Shebar (L) of New York, waits his turn during round three of the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland, June 1, 2011. REUTERS/Molly Riley

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A boy places a picture of former Yemen president Ibraheem al-Hamdi on his forehead during a rally to demand the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa June 30, 2011. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A boy places a picture of former Yemen president Ibraheem al-Hamdi on his forehead during a rally to demand the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa June 30, 2011. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

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A boy scout, wearing a traffic police uniform, poses as traffic goes by on a street in Benghazi June 2, 2011. Boy scouts are volunteering for the job as there has been a lack of traffic police officers since the political conflict in the country began. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A boy scout, wearing a traffic police uniform, poses as traffic goes by on a street in Benghazi June 2, 2011. Boy scouts are volunteering for the job as there has been a lack of traffic police officers since the political conflict in the country began. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

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A wildland firefighter works at a hot spot on the eastern edge of the Wallow Wildfire outside Alpine, Arizona near the state border west of the town of Luna, New Mexico June 14, 2011. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

A wildland firefighter works at a hot spot on the eastern edge of the Wallow Wildfire outside Alpine, Arizona near the state border west of the town of Luna, New Mexico June 14, 2011. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

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Two spectators on Centre Court speak to each other during the match between Serena Williams of the U.S. and Aravane Rezai of France at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London June 21, 2011. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Two spectators on Centre Court speak to each other during the match between Serena Williams of the U.S. and Aravane Rezai of France at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London June 21, 2011. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) announces that he will resign from the United States House of Representatives during a news conference in Brooklyn, New York, June 16, 2011. Weiner resigned over a weeks-long Internet sex scandal, succumbing to bipartisan calls for him to step down. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) announces that he will resign from the United States House of Representatives during a news conference in Brooklyn, New York, June 16, 2011. Weiner resigned over a weeks-long Internet sex scandal, succumbing to bipartisan calls for him to step down. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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A shopper tries on bridal dresses during the Filene's Basement "Running of the Brides" bridal dress sale in New York June 3, 2011. The annual sale is known for its long queues and frantic shopping among brides-to-be hoping to save hundreds or even thousands of dollars on designer wedding gowns. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A shopper tries on bridal dresses during the Filene's Basement "Running of the Brides" bridal dress sale in New York June 3, 2011. The annual sale is known for its long queues and frantic shopping among brides-to-be hoping to save hundreds or even thousands of dollars on designer wedding gowns. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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Israeli security forces stand in their position in the Druze village of Majdal Shams in the Golan Heights, as protesters are seen on the Syrian side of the Israeli-Syrian border June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Israeli security forces stand in their position in the Druze village of Majdal Shams in the Golan Heights, as protesters are seen on the Syrian side of the Israeli-Syrian border June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Nir Elias

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A dog and demonstrators are hit by a jet of water from a police canon during a rally in Santiago June 16, 2011. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A dog and demonstrators are hit by a jet of water from a police canon during a rally in Santiago June 16, 2011. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

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Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo plays with the Logar family dog in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

Brown bear (Ursus arctos) cub Medo plays with the Logar family dog in Podvrh village, central Slovenia June 1, 2011. The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

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Peruvian presidential candidate Ollanta Humala holds Samin, his five-month-old baby, during a television interview as he has breakfast with his family before going to vote in the runoff presidential election, in Lima June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

Peruvian presidential candidate Ollanta Humala holds Samin, his five-month-old baby, during a television interview as he has breakfast with his family before going to vote in the runoff presidential election, in Lima June 5, 2011. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

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A young ballerina shows off her muscles during a ballet class at the Croatian National Theatre in the Adriatic port of Split, June 8, 2011. REUTERS/Matko Biljak

A young ballerina shows off her muscles during a ballet class at the Croatian National Theatre in the Adriatic port of Split, June 8, 2011. REUTERS/Matko Biljak

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Veterinary doctors take the blood of a tranquilized female Przewalski's horse for tests, at a farm at the village of Dolni Dobrejov near the city of Tabor June 14, 2011, before it is transported to the military airport in Prague for its eventual return to Mongolia. Prague zoo will transport four Przewalski's horses, a stallion and three mares, to Mongolia's Khovd province to return them to their native environment. Przewalski's...more

Veterinary doctors take the blood of a tranquilized female Przewalski's horse for tests, at a farm at the village of Dolni Dobrejov near the city of Tabor June 14, 2011, before it is transported to the military airport in Prague for its eventual return to Mongolia. Prague zoo will transport four Przewalski's horses, a stallion and three mares, to Mongolia's Khovd province to return them to their native environment. Przewalski's Horse or the Dzungian Horse - is one of the last wild horses in the world. REUTERS/Petr Josek

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A Somali demonstrator runs during a street protest in the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

A Somali demonstrator runs during a street protest in the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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U.S. Army soldiers from the 2nd Platoon, B battery 2-8 field artillery, fire a howitzer artillery piece at Seprwan Ghar forward fire base in Panjwai district, Kandahar province southern Afghanistan, June 12, 2011. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

U.S. Army soldiers from the 2nd Platoon, B battery 2-8 field artillery, fire a howitzer artillery piece at Seprwan Ghar forward fire base in Panjwai district, Kandahar province southern Afghanistan, June 12, 2011. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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An Indian policeman runs past the body of a man who was shot and killed in the streets of Srinagar June 6, 2011. The shooting death of the man by unidentified gunmen is still under investigation, police said. REUTERS/Stringer

An Indian policeman runs past the body of a man who was shot and killed in the streets of Srinagar June 6, 2011. The shooting death of the man by unidentified gunmen is still under investigation, police said. REUTERS/Stringer

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A U.S. army helicopter crewman takes a picture with his cellphone of a Blackhawk helicopter carrying U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates between his visits to Forward Operating Bases (FOB) in Eastern Afghanistan, June 6, 2011. REUTERS/Jason Reed

A U.S. army helicopter crewman takes a picture with his cellphone of a Blackhawk helicopter carrying U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates between his visits to Forward Operating Bases (FOB) in Eastern Afghanistan, June 6, 2011. REUTERS/Jason Reed

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A cucumber is seen on the desk of Spanish Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Francisco Sosa-Wagner after a debate on the recent outbreak of E.coli poisoning in Germany, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg June 7, 2011. The outbreak of E.coli in northern Germany has crippled exports as uncertainty about the cause of the killer bug, most recently attributed to eating organic bean sprouts, added to the difficulties faced by...more

A cucumber is seen on the desk of Spanish Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Francisco Sosa-Wagner after a debate on the recent outbreak of E.coli poisoning in Germany, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg June 7, 2011. The outbreak of E.coli in northern Germany has crippled exports as uncertainty about the cause of the killer bug, most recently attributed to eating organic bean sprouts, added to the difficulties faced by farmers, distributors and retailers. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

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A girl wearing a traditional costume shelters herself from the rain during a religious ceremony outside a temple in the village of Suan Mon near Udon Thani in northeastern Thailand June 25, 2011. Regional leaders of Thailand's red-shirt protest movement held a traditional Buddhist ceremony to launch 38 villages to be designated as the "Red Shirt Village of Democracy". The red shirts, supporters of ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra,...more

A girl wearing a traditional costume shelters herself from the rain during a religious ceremony outside a temple in the village of Suan Mon near Udon Thani in northeastern Thailand June 25, 2011. Regional leaders of Thailand's red-shirt protest movement held a traditional Buddhist ceremony to launch 38 villages to be designated as the "Red Shirt Village of Democracy". The red shirts, supporters of ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra, have been branding hundreds of villages as red to rally behind Thaksin's sister, Yingluck, who is leading the opposition ahead of July 3 general elections. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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A cat stands in front of armed Yemeni tribesmen loyal to dissident tribal leader Sheikh Sadiq al-Ahmar in Sanaa June 7, 2011. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A cat stands in front of armed Yemeni tribesmen loyal to dissident tribal leader Sheikh Sadiq al-Ahmar in Sanaa June 7, 2011. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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F-16 fighters of the Thunderbirds, the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, perform during a Romanian - U.S. airshow at Kogalniceanu airport, 250 km east of Bucharest June 8, 2011. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

F-16 fighters of the Thunderbirds, the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, perform during a Romanian - U.S. airshow at Kogalniceanu airport, 250 km east of Bucharest June 8, 2011. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev (L) and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin chat during an informal meeting at the presidential residence at Gorki outside Moscow June 11, 2011. REUTERS/Dmitry Astakhov/RIA Novosti/Kremlin

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev (L) and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin chat during an informal meeting at the presidential residence at Gorki outside Moscow June 11, 2011. REUTERS/Dmitry Astakhov/RIA Novosti/Kremlin

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Guest Anthony Parisi is dressed like the videogame character Mario as he attends a Nintendo media briefing during the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, in Los Angeles June 7, 2011. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Guest Anthony Parisi is dressed like the videogame character Mario as he attends a Nintendo media briefing during the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, in Los Angeles June 7, 2011. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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A man attacks a gay rights activist during a gay pride parade, which was unsanctioned by the city authorities, in St. Petersburg June 25, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

A man attacks a gay rights activist during a gay pride parade, which was unsanctioned by the city authorities, in St. Petersburg June 25, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

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A tiger (L) looks at zoo employees carrying "Tigger" on a stretcher during a drill of tigers escaping at Chengdu Zoo in Chengdu, Sichuan province June 2, 2011. A zoo staff member dressed as cartoon character Tigger performs in a mock drill of tigers escaping in the zoo in order to enhance emergency responses and enforce security measures, local media reported. REUTERS/China Daily

A tiger (L) looks at zoo employees carrying "Tigger" on a stretcher during a drill of tigers escaping at Chengdu Zoo in Chengdu, Sichuan province June 2, 2011. A zoo staff member dressed as cartoon character Tigger performs in a mock drill of tigers escaping in the zoo in order to enhance emergency responses and enforce security measures, local media reported. REUTERS/China Daily

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A bull with a broken horn is seen during a bullfight at the El Plantio bullring in Burgos, northern Spain, June 29, 2011. REUTERS/Felix Ordonez

A bull with a broken horn is seen during a bullfight at the El Plantio bullring in Burgos, northern Spain, June 29, 2011. REUTERS/Felix Ordonez

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