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Tour of the Great White North

<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper adjusts his Canadian Rangers sweatshirt at a camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut Augn thust 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper adjusts his Canadian Rangers sweatshirt at a camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut Augn thust 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper adjusts his Canadian Rangers sweatshirt at a camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut Augn thust 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (front) shoots a .303 Lee-Enfield rifle while taking part in a demonstration by the Canadian Rangers at a camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013.  REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (front) shoots a .303 Lee-Enfield rifle while taking part in a demonstration by the Canadian Rangers at a camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (front) shoots a .303 Lee-Enfield rifle while taking part in a demonstration by the Canadian Rangers at a camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (L) takes part in a tour with geologist Donna Kirkwood (2nd L), Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver (2nd R) and Harper's wife Laureen in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut August 22, 2013.     REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (L) takes part in a tour with geologist Donna Kirkwood (2nd L), Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver (2nd R) and Harper's wife Laureen in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (L) takes part in a tour with geologist Donna Kirkwood (2nd L), Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver (2nd R) and Harper's wife Laureen in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen react after she received a seal skin purse during a community feast in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut August 21, 2013.   REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen react after she received a seal skin purse during a community feast in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen react after she received a seal skin purse during a community feast in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (2nd L) rides in a boat from a Canadian Rangers camp to the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013.  REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (2nd L) rides in a boat from a Canadian Rangers camp to the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (2nd L) rides in a boat from a Canadian Rangers camp to the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen stand by a fire at a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013.   REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen stand by a fire at a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen stand by a fire at a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (top C) poses with locals during a community event in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013.   REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (top C) poses with locals during a community event in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (top C) poses with locals during a community event in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen walk past dried fish at a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013.      REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen walk past dried fish at a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen walk past dried fish at a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is greeted by children from a summer camp after arriving in Hay River, Northwest Territories August 19, 2013.      REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is greeted by children from a summer camp after arriving in Hay River, Northwest Territories August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is greeted by children from a summer camp after arriving in Hay River, Northwest Territories August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper prepares to depart a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013.    REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper prepares to depart a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper prepares to depart a Canadian Rangers camp near the Arctic community of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper (5th L) and his wife Laureen (6th L) take part in a picnic lunch at Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Yukon August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper (5th L) and his wife Laureen (6th L) take part in a picnic lunch at Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Yukon August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper (5th L) and his wife Laureen (6th L) take part in a picnic lunch at Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Yukon August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen stand on the Robert Lowe suspension bridge while touring Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Yukon August 19, 2013.   REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen stand on the Robert Lowe suspension bridge while touring Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Yukon August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen stand on the Robert Lowe suspension bridge while touring Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Yukon August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper greets local Girl Guides after arriving in Whitehorse, Yukon, August 18, 2013.  REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper greets local Girl Guides after arriving in Whitehorse, Yukon, August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper greets local Girl Guides after arriving in Whitehorse, Yukon, August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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<p>Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife, Laureen, disembark from their plane after arriving in Whitehorse, Yukon August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie</p>

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife, Laureen, disembark from their plane after arriving in Whitehorse, Yukon August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife, Laureen, disembark from their plane after arriving in Whitehorse, Yukon August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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