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Supporters of Greater Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra) reach out for the party's souvenirs during a rally in Sidoarjo, in Indonesia's East Java province March 17, 2009. Indonesia's Southeast Asia's biggest economy and largest democracy, holds its parliamentary election on April 9, followed by presidential elections on July 8. REUTERS/Sigit Pamungkas

Supporters of Greater Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra) reach out for the party's souvenirs during a rally in Sidoarjo, in Indonesia's East Java province March 17, 2009. Indonesia's Southeast Asia's biggest economy and largest democracy, holds its parliamentary election on April 9, followed by presidential elections on July 8. REUTERS/Sigit Pamungkas

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Montreal Canadiens Gregory Stewart (L) fights Edmonton Oilers Zack Stortini during the first period of NHL action in Montreal, March 10, 2009. REUTERS/Shaun Best

Montreal Canadiens Gregory Stewart (L) fights Edmonton Oilers Zack Stortini during the first period of NHL action in Montreal, March 10, 2009. REUTERS/Shaun Best

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Barbie dolls are lined up on the wall at a Barbie's 50th birthday party at the Barbie's real-life Malibu Dream House in Malibu, California March 9, 2009. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Barbie dolls are lined up on the wall at a Barbie's 50th birthday party at the Barbie's real-life Malibu Dream House in Malibu, California March 9, 2009. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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Women visit a war memorial site, 25 km (16 miles) away from the Iraqi border and 1,145 km (716 miles) southwest of Tehran, in Khoozestan province March 17, 2009. Iranians visit the main battlegrounds during the last week of the Iranian calendar to remember martyrs who died in the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88). REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl

Women visit a war memorial site, 25 km (16 miles) away from the Iraqi border and 1,145 km (716 miles) southwest of Tehran, in Khoozestan province March 17, 2009. Iranians visit the main battlegrounds during the last week of the Iranian calendar to remember martyrs who died in the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88). REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl

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A man is surrounded by a fire at the poor district of El Sharabia in Cairo, March 30, 2009. At least 13 people were injured, according to local police. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

A man is surrounded by a fire at the poor district of El Sharabia in Cairo, March 30, 2009. At least 13 people were injured, according to local police. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

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France's Davis Cup team player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is reflected in a window returning a ball during the team's practice session for the Davis Cup World Group first round match against Czech Republic in Ostrava March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Petr Josek

France's Davis Cup team player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is reflected in a window returning a ball during the team's practice session for the Davis Cup World Group first round match against Czech Republic in Ostrava March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Petr Josek

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A photographer walks in front of China's Premier Wen Jiabao (L) as he waves while arriving at a media conference after the closing ceremony of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing March 13, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

A photographer walks in front of China's Premier Wen Jiabao (L) as he waves while arriving at a media conference after the closing ceremony of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing March 13, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

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Afghan miners wash themselves after a day's work at the Karkar coal mine in Pul-i-Kumri, about 170km north of Kabul, March 8, 2009. The Karkar mine, which hires 280 workers, produces about 100 tonnes of coal a day. The salary for a miner ranges from $70 to $110 per month. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

Afghan miners wash themselves after a day's work at the Karkar coal mine in Pul-i-Kumri, about 170km north of Kabul, March 8, 2009. The Karkar mine, which hires 280 workers, produces about 100 tonnes of coal a day. The salary for a miner ranges from $70 to $110 per month. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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A polar bear shakes his body to remove water at the St. Felicien Wildlife Zoo in St. Felicien, March 5, 2009. According to Environment Canada, Canada is home of approximately 15,000 of the estimated 20,000-25,000 polar bears worldwide. The species is also listed as a special concern by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada while last year, the U.S. listed the polar bear as threatened under the U.S. Endangered...more

A polar bear shakes his body to remove water at the St. Felicien Wildlife Zoo in St. Felicien, March 5, 2009. According to Environment Canada, Canada is home of approximately 15,000 of the estimated 20,000-25,000 polar bears worldwide. The species is also listed as a special concern by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada while last year, the U.S. listed the polar bear as threatened under the U.S. Endangered Species Act because their sea ice habitat is melting down. REUTERS/Mathieu Belanger

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An Egyptian boy sand-boards in Al Katania dunes, about 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Cairo, March 27, 2009. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa

An Egyptian boy sand-boards in Al Katania dunes, about 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Cairo, March 27, 2009. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa

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Barbara Karen Dweck stands with hands painted as blood stains outside Manhattan federal court house after Bernard Madoff pleads guilty in New York, March 12, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Barbara Karen Dweck stands with hands painted as blood stains outside Manhattan federal court house after Bernard Madoff pleads guilty in New York, March 12, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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A boy looks at the barrel of a gun during an opposition religious service at Antananarivo's city center March 15, 2009. Madagascar's opposition leader Andry Rajoelina said on Sunday that he had the army's backing and was giving the orders during a standoff with the Indian Ocean island's president. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A boy looks at the barrel of a gun during an opposition religious service at Antananarivo's city center March 15, 2009. Madagascar's opposition leader Andry Rajoelina said on Sunday that he had the army's backing and was giving the orders during a standoff with the Indian Ocean island's president. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

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Tiger Woods (R) hugs his caddie Steve Williams after he made a long putt on the 18th green to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational PGA golf tournament at the Bay Hill Club in Orlando, Florida, March 29, 2009. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

Tiger Woods (R) hugs his caddie Steve Williams after he made a long putt on the 18th green to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational PGA golf tournament at the Bay Hill Club in Orlando, Florida, March 29, 2009. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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Children play on a bungee swing at a carnival in Brownsville, Texas March 1, 2009. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

Children play on a bungee swing at a carnival in Brownsville, Texas March 1, 2009. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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A woman with albinism (C) stands in a crowd waiting to catch a glimpse of Pope Benedict XVI as he travels along the street in Cameroon's capital Yaounde, March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

A woman with albinism (C) stands in a crowd waiting to catch a glimpse of Pope Benedict XVI as he travels along the street in Cameroon's capital Yaounde, March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

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A couple embraces while waiting for the subway in New York March 18, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A couple embraces while waiting for the subway in New York March 18, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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A view of the interior of the private residence of Guinea-Bissau's President Joao Bernardo Vieira, who was assassinated on Monday, in Bissau March 6, 2009. Vieira was killed in his home on Monday in an apparent revenge attack for the death on Sunday of a rival, armed forces chief General Batista Tagme Na Wai, ending a longstanding and bitter dispute that fuelled years of violent conflict. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

A view of the interior of the private residence of Guinea-Bissau's President Joao Bernardo Vieira, who was assassinated on Monday, in Bissau March 6, 2009. Vieira was killed in his home on Monday in an apparent revenge attack for the death on Sunday of a rival, armed forces chief General Batista Tagme Na Wai, ending a longstanding and bitter dispute that fuelled years of violent conflict. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

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A Brazilian policeman arrests a suspected drug trafficker during an anti-narcotics raid in the Rocinha shantytown of Rio de Janeiro March 25, 2009. Acting on information that local drug bandits were planning to invade another nearby slum, over 200 police officers raided Rocinha, one of the largest slums in Latin America with around 200,000 residents, killing three suspected bandits and confiscating a cocaine laboratory along with...more

A Brazilian policeman arrests a suspected drug trafficker during an anti-narcotics raid in the Rocinha shantytown of Rio de Janeiro March 25, 2009. Acting on information that local drug bandits were planning to invade another nearby slum, over 200 police officers raided Rocinha, one of the largest slums in Latin America with around 200,000 residents, killing three suspected bandits and confiscating a cocaine laboratory along with one ton of marijuana. REUTERS/Bruno Domingos

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Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009. Jackson said he will hold a series of final concerts in Britain later in the year. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009. Jackson said he will hold a series of final concerts in Britain later in the year. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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Women stand with their Afghan Hound before going into the parade ring during the Crufts dog show in Birmingham, central England, March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

Women stand with their Afghan Hound before going into the parade ring during the Crufts dog show in Birmingham, central England, March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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Workers harvest soybeans at a farm in Tangara da Serra, Mato Grosso state in western Brazil, March 5, 2009. Brazil's 2008/9 soybean production is estimated to be 57.2 million tonnes. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

Workers harvest soybeans at a farm in Tangara da Serra, Mato Grosso state in western Brazil, March 5, 2009. Brazil's 2008/9 soybean production is estimated to be 57.2 million tonnes. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

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A Sri Lankan Muslim boy (R) performs during a Muslim religious festival the instant a bomb exploded in Akuressa March 10, 2009. A suspected Tamil Tiger suicide bomber killed 14 people and wounded 35, including Sri Lanka's telecommunications minister, during a Muslim festival in the island's south, officials said. REUTERS via Reuters TV

A Sri Lankan Muslim boy (R) performs during a Muslim religious festival the instant a bomb exploded in Akuressa March 10, 2009. A suspected Tamil Tiger suicide bomber killed 14 people and wounded 35, including Sri Lanka's telecommunications minister, during a Muslim festival in the island's south, officials said. REUTERS via Reuters TV

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Rob Bennett (L), Kami Ballard (C), and James Meece relax at a homeless tent city in Sacramento, California March 15, 2009. Sacramento's tent city has seen an increase in population as unemployment numbers grow in the US. REUTERS/Max Whittaker

Rob Bennett (L), Kami Ballard (C), and James Meece relax at a homeless tent city in Sacramento, California March 15, 2009. Sacramento's tent city has seen an increase in population as unemployment numbers grow in the US. REUTERS/Max Whittaker

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Britain's Prince Charles dances carimbo, a typical dance of the Brazilian Amazon region, as he visits the jungle town of Maguari March 14, 2009. REUTERS/Paulo Santos

Britain's Prince Charles dances carimbo, a typical dance of the Brazilian Amazon region, as he visits the jungle town of Maguari March 14, 2009. REUTERS/Paulo Santos

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Defendant Josef Fritzl is pictured during proceedings on the last day the last day of his trial at the court of law in Sankt Poelten in Austria's province of Lower Austria March 19, 2009. An Austrian court sentenced Josef Fritzl to life behind bars for rape, enslavement and murder for locking up and raping his daughter in a cellar over 24 years and causing his son's death. The 73-year-old Austrian had said he was sorry from the...more

Defendant Josef Fritzl is pictured during proceedings on the last day the last day of his trial at the court of law in Sankt Poelten in Austria's province of Lower Austria March 19, 2009. An Austrian court sentenced Josef Fritzl to life behind bars for rape, enslavement and murder for locking up and raping his daughter in a cellar over 24 years and causing his son's death. The 73-year-old Austrian had said he was sorry from the "bottom of my heart" over the case, in which he fathered seven children with daughter Elisabeth. REUTERS/POOL/Robert Jaeger

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A punter reacts as he watches the races on the first day of the Cheltenham Festival horse racing meeting in Gloucestershire, western England March 10, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A punter reacts as he watches the races on the first day of the Cheltenham Festival horse racing meeting in Gloucestershire, western England March 10, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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Dogs walk under cherry blossoms at the Tidal Basin in Washington, March 31, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

Dogs walk under cherry blossoms at the Tidal Basin in Washington, March 31, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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Hostesses pose for pictures on Tiananmen Square during the closing ceremony of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in Beijing March 12, 2009. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Hostesses pose for pictures on Tiananmen Square during the closing ceremony of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in Beijing March 12, 2009. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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An ethnic Hungarian wearing an historical uniform stands at attention in heavy snowfall during celebrations of Magyars Day marking 161 years since the 1848 revolution against the Habsburgs in the Nyerges pass, 250km (155 miles) north of Bucharest, March 14, 2009. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

An ethnic Hungarian wearing an historical uniform stands at attention in heavy snowfall during celebrations of Magyars Day marking 161 years since the 1848 revolution against the Habsburgs in the Nyerges pass, 250km (155 miles) north of Bucharest, March 14, 2009. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

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A man climbs a pole during celebrations for "Maslenitsa", or Pancake Week, in the settlement of Dementevo, outside Moscow March 1, 2009. Millions of Russians this week celebrate "Maslenitsa" to mark the end of winter, which the Orthodox Church has accommodated as a week of feasting before Lent. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A man climbs a pole during celebrations for "Maslenitsa", or Pancake Week, in the settlement of Dementevo, outside Moscow March 1, 2009. Millions of Russians this week celebrate "Maslenitsa" to mark the end of winter, which the Orthodox Church has accommodated as a week of feasting before Lent. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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Students react after two dozens of the Alpha Phi Omega fraternity run around naked in a university in Manila March 2, 2009 to protest the looming tuition fee increases and calling on the government to impose a moratorium on tuition fee hikes due to the global economic crisis. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Students react after two dozens of the Alpha Phi Omega fraternity run around naked in a university in Manila March 2, 2009 to protest the looming tuition fee increases and calling on the government to impose a moratorium on tuition fee hikes due to the global economic crisis. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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Israeli soldiers place notes in the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in the Old City of Jerusalem March 29, 2009. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israeli soldiers place notes in the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in the Old City of Jerusalem March 29, 2009. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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Rear tyres of a crashed cargo plane are seen at Narita international airport in Narita, east of Tokyo March 23, 2009.The FedEx Corp cargo plane, caught in a gust of wind, crashed and burst into flames as it landed at Narita international airport, closing the main runway at the busy gateway to Tokyo. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Rear tyres of a crashed cargo plane are seen at Narita international airport in Narita, east of Tokyo March 23, 2009.The FedEx Corp cargo plane, caught in a gust of wind, crashed and burst into flames as it landed at Narita international airport, closing the main runway at the busy gateway to Tokyo. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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An army soldier cries as he carries the coffin of a Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) officer in Dhaka March 2, 2009. Tens of thousands of mourners attended the state funeral for dozens of Bangladesh army officers killed in a mutiny last week. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

An army soldier cries as he carries the coffin of a Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) officer in Dhaka March 2, 2009. Tens of thousands of mourners attended the state funeral for dozens of Bangladesh army officers killed in a mutiny last week. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj

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Tourists from China wave as they arrive on a cruise ship in the northern Taiwan port of Keelung March 16, 2009. A total of 1,600 employees from Amway China arrived, the first large-scale tour group from the mainland via a foreign-owned cruise ship since the opening of direct transport links from the mainland last year. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

Tourists from China wave as they arrive on a cruise ship in the northern Taiwan port of Keelung March 16, 2009. A total of 1,600 employees from Amway China arrived, the first large-scale tour group from the mainland via a foreign-owned cruise ship since the opening of direct transport links from the mainland last year. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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A boy presses his face against the glass of a subway car at the Wall Street subway in New York March 25, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A boy presses his face against the glass of a subway car at the Wall Street subway in New York March 25, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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Convicted swindler Bernard Madoff (bottom) enters the Manhattan federal court house in New York March 12, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Convicted swindler Bernard Madoff (bottom) enters the Manhattan federal court house in New York March 12, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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Children play, as forensic officers carry out searches, in the Drumbeg housing estate in Craigavon, Northern Ireland March 16, 2009. Police in Northern Ireland said they had arrested two more people in relation to the killing of one of their officers last week by a republican splinter group. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Children play, as forensic officers carry out searches, in the Drumbeg housing estate in Craigavon, Northern Ireland March 16, 2009. Police in Northern Ireland said they had arrested two more people in relation to the killing of one of their officers last week by a republican splinter group. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II watches the first race on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival horse racing meeting in Gloucestershire, western England March 13, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II watches the first race on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival horse racing meeting in Gloucestershire, western England March 13, 2009. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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President Barack Obama wipes his face as he participates in a town hall meeting at the Orange County Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, California, March 18, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

President Barack Obama wipes his face as he participates in a town hall meeting at the Orange County Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, California, March 18, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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A man sits on bus with an advert for a clothes store in Ljubljana, Slovenia, March 2, 2009. REUTERS/Tina Kosec

A man sits on bus with an advert for a clothes store in Ljubljana, Slovenia, March 2, 2009. REUTERS/Tina Kosec

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Climate activists dressed as penguins protest outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels March 12, 2009. Environmental organisations are urging Europe not to weaken the EU's energy efficiency goals relating to "green" standards for household goods as EU member states vote on green products this month. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Climate activists dressed as penguins protest outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels March 12, 2009. Environmental organisations are urging Europe not to weaken the EU's energy efficiency goals relating to "green" standards for household goods as EU member states vote on green products this month. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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Animal tamer Askold Zapashny of the Zapashny Brothers' circus rides a jumping lion during the premiere of the circus' show "Camelot" in St Petersburg March 26, 2009. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

Animal tamer Askold Zapashny of the Zapashny Brothers' circus rides a jumping lion during the premiere of the circus' show "Camelot" in St Petersburg March 26, 2009. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

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Traders stand outside the New York Stock Exchange, March 27, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (

Traders stand outside the New York Stock Exchange, March 27, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (

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Monks line up before prayers while nuns are seated at Kopan Monastery in Kathmandu March 11, 2009. Tibetans pray at the monastery on the 15th day of Tibetan New Year which is also known as Cho Nga Chodpa. REUTERS/Deepa Shrestha

Monks line up before prayers while nuns are seated at Kopan Monastery in Kathmandu March 11, 2009. Tibetans pray at the monastery on the 15th day of Tibetan New Year which is also known as Cho Nga Chodpa. REUTERS/Deepa Shrestha

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Barcelona's Thierry Henry celebrates a goal against Malaga during their Spanish First Division soccer league match at Nou Camp Stadium in Barcelona, March 22, 2009. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Barcelona's Thierry Henry celebrates a goal against Malaga during their Spanish First Division soccer league match at Nou Camp Stadium in Barcelona, March 22, 2009. REUTERS/Albert Gea

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A soldier runs while holding a weapon after two tanks backed by troops forced their way into a presidential palace in Antananarivo, Madagascar, March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

A soldier runs while holding a weapon after two tanks backed by troops forced their way into a presidential palace in Antananarivo, Madagascar, March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

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Ballet dancers perform Tschaikovsky's Serenade based on a choreography by George Balanchine in Budapest's State Opera March 4, 2009. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

Ballet dancers perform Tschaikovsky's Serenade based on a choreography by George Balanchine in Budapest's State Opera March 4, 2009. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

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Palestinians carry the body of Marei Radaydeh during his funeral in the West Bank village of Ubeidiya near Bethlehem March 10, 2009. A Palestinian driver, Radaydeh, rammed his bulldozer into a police car, rolling it over until it slammed into a bus at one of Jerusalem's busiest intersections last Thursday before police and a taxi driver shot him dead. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Palestinians carry the body of Marei Radaydeh during his funeral in the West Bank village of Ubeidiya near Bethlehem March 10, 2009. A Palestinian driver, Radaydeh, rammed his bulldozer into a police car, rolling it over until it slammed into a bus at one of Jerusalem's busiest intersections last Thursday before police and a taxi driver shot him dead. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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An anchored ship is framed by a snow-covered log on English Bay in Vancouver, British Columbia March 9, 2009. The Canadian west coast city, known for its winter rain, was covered by an unexpected snowfall overnight. REUTERS/Andy Clark

An anchored ship is framed by a snow-covered log on English Bay in Vancouver, British Columbia March 9, 2009. The Canadian west coast city, known for its winter rain, was covered by an unexpected snowfall overnight. REUTERS/Andy Clark

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Haitians shout slogans in support of exiled former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in Port-au-Prince March 9, 2009. REUTERS/ Kena Betancur

Haitians shout slogans in support of exiled former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in Port-au-Prince March 9, 2009. REUTERS/ Kena Betancur

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A federal policeman stands guard during an operation at a night club in downtown Ciudad Juarez March 7, 2009. Mexico's bloodiest drug war city is Ciudad Juarez, across the border from El Paso, Texas, where the Mexican government this week sent hundreds of heavily armed federal forces to take over anti-drug efforts from police tainted by corruption and links to drug traffickers. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A federal policeman stands guard during an operation at a night club in downtown Ciudad Juarez March 7, 2009. Mexico's bloodiest drug war city is Ciudad Juarez, across the border from El Paso, Texas, where the Mexican government this week sent hundreds of heavily armed federal forces to take over anti-drug efforts from police tainted by corruption and links to drug traffickers. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

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Myrna Millington, 73, stands inside her home which is under foreclosure in New York, March 9, 2009. About one in every eight U.S. households, a record share, ended 2008 behind on their mortgage payments or in the foreclosure process, a mortgage industry group reported recently. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Myrna Millington, 73, stands inside her home which is under foreclosure in New York, March 9, 2009. About one in every eight U.S. households, a record share, ended 2008 behind on their mortgage payments or in the foreclosure process, a mortgage industry group reported recently. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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A model presents a creation from Indian designers Alpana and Neeraj's Autumn/Winter collection on the second day of Delhi Fashion Week in New Delhi March 20, 2009. REUTERS/Vijay Mathur

A model presents a creation from Indian designers Alpana and Neeraj's Autumn/Winter collection on the second day of Delhi Fashion Week in New Delhi March 20, 2009. REUTERS/Vijay Mathur

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A videographer tracks launch of the space shuttle Discovery at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida March 15, 2009. Mission STS-119 to the International Space Station is carrying a crew of seven astronauts. REUTERS/Scott Audette

A videographer tracks launch of the space shuttle Discovery at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida March 15, 2009. Mission STS-119 to the International Space Station is carrying a crew of seven astronauts. REUTERS/Scott Audette

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Smoke is seen after an underwater volcano erupted in Hunga Ha'apai, Tonga March 18, 2009. The eruption is only 34 nautical miles off the coast of Tonga's capital Nuku'alofa. REUTERS/Matangi Tonga Online/Handout

Smoke is seen after an underwater volcano erupted in Hunga Ha'apai, Tonga March 18, 2009. The eruption is only 34 nautical miles off the coast of Tonga's capital Nuku'alofa. REUTERS/Matangi Tonga Online/Handout

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A horseman shows his skills in front of a monument to Kyrgyz epic hero Manas in Bishkek March 23, 2009. REUTERS/Vladimir Pirogov

A horseman shows his skills in front of a monument to Kyrgyz epic hero Manas in Bishkek March 23, 2009. REUTERS/Vladimir Pirogov

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Police officials detain a suspected militant from the site of a shooting at a police training centre in Lahore on March 30, 2009. Pakistani security forces took control of a police academy in Lahore after militants rampaged through the complex, killing at least eight cadets and wounding scores before holing up inside for hours. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

Police officials detain a suspected militant from the site of a shooting at a police training centre in Lahore on March 30, 2009. Pakistani security forces took control of a police academy in Lahore after militants rampaged through the complex, killing at least eight cadets and wounding scores before holing up inside for hours. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

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A child holds her doll in front of her house at a slum area near Tanjung Priok harbor in Jakarta March 25, 2009. REUTERS/Beawiharta

A child holds her doll in front of her house at a slum area near Tanjung Priok harbor in Jakarta March 25, 2009. REUTERS/Beawiharta

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A policewoman stands at the end of a street near a fire in central London March 18, 2009. Smoke billowed hundreds of feet above an historic part of central London after a blaze broke out in offices. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A policewoman stands at the end of a street near a fire in central London March 18, 2009. Smoke billowed hundreds of feet above an historic part of central London after a blaze broke out in offices. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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