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A Palestinian demonstrator confronts an Israeli soldier during a protest against Israel's controversial separation barrier near the West Bank village of Bilin February 2, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Palestinian demonstrator confronts an Israeli soldier during a protest against Israel's controversial separation barrier near the West Bank village of Bilin February 2, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A soldier stands guard outside the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa September 24, 2009. A man was shot and killed in a clash between police and supporters of ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, as international pressure mounted on the de facto government to let the leftist return to power. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A soldier stands guard outside the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa September 24, 2009. A man was shot and killed in a clash between police and supporters of ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, as international pressure mounted on the de facto government to let the leftist return to power. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Women mourn after a rocket hit a house in the northern Israeli town of Deir al-Assad August 10, 2006. A rocket fired by Lebanese Hizbollah guerrillas hit a house in Deir al-Assad, killing two people, including a toddler, emergency services said. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Women mourn after a rocket hit a house in the northern Israeli town of Deir al-Assad August 10, 2006. A rocket fired by Lebanese Hizbollah guerrillas hit a house in Deir al-Assad, killing two people, including a toddler, emergency services said. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Israeli soldiers stand atop an armoured personnel carrier (APC) behind Palestinians detained during a military operation in Gaza, near Kibbutz Mefalsim November 22, 2006. Israel's security cabinet agreed to press on with military raids and "targeted killings" in Gaza but did not order a large-scale assault in response to a wave of Palestinian rocket attacks. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Israeli soldiers stand atop an armoured personnel carrier (APC) behind Palestinians detained during a military operation in Gaza, near Kibbutz Mefalsim November 22, 2006. Israel's security cabinet agreed to press on with military raids and "targeted killings" in Gaza but did not order a large-scale assault in response to a wave of Palestinian rocket attacks. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A Palestinian girl shouts as she stands in front of Israeli soldiers in the West Bank city of Hebron January 3, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Palestinian girl shouts as she stands in front of Israeli soldiers in the West Bank city of Hebron January 3, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Palestinian men sit outside a closed shop in Jerusalem's Old City November 3, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Palestinian men sit outside a closed shop in Jerusalem's Old City November 3, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Mexican soldiers hold the national flag on Zocalo Square before Mexican President Felipe Calderon's state of the nation address at the National Palace in Mexico City September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Mexican soldiers hold the national flag on Zocalo Square before Mexican President Felipe Calderon's state of the nation address at the National Palace in Mexico City September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Two Muslims pray inside the Al Aqsa compound during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Jerusalem September 28, 2006. Muslims across the world abstain from eating, drinking, and sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Two Muslims pray inside the Al Aqsa compound during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Jerusalem September 28, 2006. Muslims across the world abstain from eating, drinking, and sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A traditional organillero (organ player) performs as pedestrians walk past in Mexico's city main square, August 24, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A traditional organillero (organ player) performs as pedestrians walk past in Mexico's city main square, August 24, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Claudio Vargas, 40, also known as Anxelica Risco, an activist that fights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights, touches up his make up while in the bathroom at his office in Mexico City, June 18, 2009. Vargas is transgender and has a family with Chantall, a bisexual woman. In Mexico, where gender roles are often traditional, people with alternative sexual identities are trying to break down barriers. Mexico will...more

Claudio Vargas, 40, also known as Anxelica Risco, an activist that fights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights, touches up his make up while in the bathroom at his office in Mexico City, June 18, 2009. Vargas is transgender and has a family with Chantall, a bisexual woman. In Mexico, where gender roles are often traditional, people with alternative sexual identities are trying to break down barriers. Mexico will celebrate a LGBT parade on June 20. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Members of the Palestinian security forces stand at attention and listen to their commanding officer (3rd R) at their training facility in the West Bank town of Jericho November 20, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Members of the Palestinian security forces stand at attention and listen to their commanding officer (3rd R) at their training facility in the West Bank town of Jericho November 20, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A member of the Palestinian security forces (R) kicks a Palestinian stone-thrower, protesting Israel's offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank town of Bethlehem January 8, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A member of the Palestinian security forces (R) kicks a Palestinian stone-thrower, protesting Israel's offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank town of Bethlehem January 8, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Orthodox Christians take part in a traditional baptism ceremony in the Jordan River near the northern city of Tiberias October 18, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Orthodox Christians take part in a traditional baptism ceremony in the Jordan River near the northern city of Tiberias October 18, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A Palestinian man who was wounded in the face is helped during clashes at the Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus February 23, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Palestinian man who was wounded in the face is helped during clashes at the Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus February 23, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Relatives of Keinan Tzoami, 20, mourn during his funeral at the cemetery in Petah Tikva near Tel Aviv, December 6, 2005. Tzoami was killed by a Palestinian suicide bomber outside an Israeli shopping mall. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Relatives of Keinan Tzoami, 20, mourn during his funeral at the cemetery in Petah Tikva near Tel Aviv, December 6, 2005. Tzoami was killed by a Palestinian suicide bomber outside an Israeli shopping mall. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Orthodox nuns pray during the Orthodox Good Friday celebration at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City April 25, 2008. Christians believe the church is built on the site of Christ's last resting place after his body was removed from the cross. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Orthodox nuns pray during the Orthodox Good Friday celebration at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City April 25, 2008. Christians believe the church is built on the site of Christ's last resting place after his body was removed from the cross. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Palestinians carry the body of Mohammed Hmeiden, 26, during his funeral in the Al-Ein refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus November 16, 2006. Israeli soldiers killed Hmeiden, a Palestinian gunman, in a clash in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian medical officials said. An army spokeswoman said troops spotted an armed gunman in a refugee camp in the city of Nablus and opened fire, hitting him. She had no further details....more

Palestinians carry the body of Mohammed Hmeiden, 26, during his funeral in the Al-Ein refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus November 16, 2006. Israeli soldiers killed Hmeiden, a Palestinian gunman, in a clash in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian medical officials said. An army spokeswoman said troops spotted an armed gunman in a refugee camp in the city of Nablus and opened fire, hitting him. She had no further details. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A Catholic monk holds an umbrella during a snowfall in Jerusalem February 19, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Catholic monk holds an umbrella during a snowfall in Jerusalem February 19, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Ethiopian villagers walk along a road on their way to a local market in Infraz, southern Gondar, March 10, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Ethiopian villagers walk along a road on their way to a local market in Infraz, southern Gondar, March 10, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A Greek Orthodox worshipper prays near an icon of the Virgin Mary in the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank city of Bethlehem December 11, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Greek Orthodox worshipper prays near an icon of the Virgin Mary in the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank city of Bethlehem December 11, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Member of the Brazilian samba school, Salgueiro, dance in Rio de Janeiro's Sambodrome during the first of two nights of competition, February 22, 2004. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Member of the Brazilian samba school, Salgueiro, dance in Rio de Janeiro's Sambodrome during the first of two nights of competition, February 22, 2004. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A man wears a surgical face mask as he walks to the Metro station in Mexico City April 27, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A man wears a surgical face mask as he walks to the Metro station in Mexico City April 27, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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An Ethiopian man, whose roots trace back to Judaism and is awaiting immigration to Israel, gets a hair cut in Gondar March 10, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

An Ethiopian man, whose roots trace back to Judaism and is awaiting immigration to Israel, gets a hair cut in Gondar March 10, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Jewish Ethiopian women attend a morning prayer service at a compound while awaiting immigration to Israel in Gondar March 8, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Jewish Ethiopian women attend a morning prayer service at a compound while awaiting immigration to Israel in Gondar March 8, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Shanbo Heinemann, a pro-Palestinian activist from San Francisco, California, reacts after being shot in the head with a rubber bullet fired by Israeli troops during a protest against Israel's controversial separation barrier near the West Bank village of Bilin February 22, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Shanbo Heinemann, a pro-Palestinian activist from San Francisco, California, reacts after being shot in the head with a rubber bullet fired by Israeli troops during a protest against Israel's controversial separation barrier near the West Bank village of Bilin February 22, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Palestinians climb the controversial Israeli barrier, as they try to bypass the Aram checkpoint, on the edge of Jerusalem, October 20, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Palestinians climb the controversial Israeli barrier, as they try to bypass the Aram checkpoint, on the edge of Jerusalem, October 20, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Jewish Ethiopian men attend a morning prayer service at a compound while awaiting immigration to Israel in Gondar March 8, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Jewish Ethiopian men attend a morning prayer service at a compound while awaiting immigration to Israel in Gondar March 8, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Relatives react after a rocket hit a house killing three people in the Israeli-Arab village of Arab al-Aramshe near the border between Israel and Lebanon August 5, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Relatives react after a rocket hit a house killing three people in the Israeli-Arab village of Arab al-Aramshe near the border between Israel and Lebanon August 5, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Israeli soldiers leave Lebanese territory during the second day of ceasefire, near the town of Menara August 15, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Israeli soldiers leave Lebanese territory during the second day of ceasefire, near the town of Menara August 15, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A clown performs during the Slava's Snowshow, a stage show created and staged by Russian clown Slava Polunin, in Mexico City May 13, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A clown performs during the Slava's Snowshow, a stage show created and staged by Russian clown Slava Polunin, in Mexico City May 13, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A policeman wears a surgical mask as he stands at a subway platform in Mexico City May 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A policeman wears a surgical mask as he stands at a subway platform in Mexico City May 2, 2009. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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An Israeli woman mourns beside the grave of a fallen soldier at the Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem May 6, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

An Israeli woman mourns beside the grave of a fallen soldier at the Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem May 6, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Orthodox Christian worshippers pray during the Orthodox Good Friday celebration at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City April 21, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Orthodox Christian worshippers pray during the Orthodox Good Friday celebration at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City April 21, 2006. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A mourner cries before the funeral of Taysir Karaki outside her family home in Beit Hanina, on the edge of Jerusalem, May 15, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A mourner cries before the funeral of Taysir Karaki outside her family home in Beit Hanina, on the edge of Jerusalem, May 15, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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Haitian women walk down a street in Port-au-Prince, March 6, 2004. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

Haitian women walk down a street in Port-au-Prince, March 6, 2004. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A Colombian performs during the carnival in Barranquilla February 6, 2005. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Colombian performs during the carnival in Barranquilla February 6, 2005. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A relative mourns during the funeral of Albert Ben Abu, August 4, 2006, who was killed after Katyusha rockets attacked the northern Israeli town of Akko. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A relative mourns during the funeral of Albert Ben Abu, August 4, 2006, who was killed after Katyusha rockets attacked the northern Israeli town of Akko. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling against Israeli soldiers during a protest against the construction of Israel's controversial barrier near the West Bank village of Beit Ommar near Hebron January 12, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling against Israeli soldiers during a protest against the construction of Israel's controversial barrier near the West Bank village of Beit Ommar near Hebron January 12, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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A boy jumps into the sea in the old city of Acre, northern Israel October 23, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

A boy jumps into the sea in the old city of Acre, northern Israel October 23, 2007. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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The moon is seen during a total lunar eclipse from the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif, and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City February 21, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

The moon is seen during a total lunar eclipse from the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif, and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City February 21, 2008. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte

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