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<p>Ultra-Orthodox Jews take part in a protest in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighbourhood July 15, 2009, against the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman last week for allegedly abusing her son. 



REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun </p>

Ultra-Orthodox Jews take part in a protest in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighbourhood July 15, 2009, against the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman last week for allegedly abusing her son. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Ultra-Orthodox Jews take part in a protest in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighbourhood July 15, 2009, against the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman last week for allegedly abusing her son. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

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<p>Photographers take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour lifting off from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Scott Audette</p>

Photographers take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour lifting off from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Scott Audette

Photographers take pictures of the space shuttle Endeavour lifting off from launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Scott Audette

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<p>A police helicopter takes off from the site of a Tupolev Tu-154 passenger plane crash near Janatabad, northwest of Tehran July 15, 2009. 



REUTERS/Caren Firouz </p>

A police helicopter takes off from the site of a Tupolev Tu-154 passenger plane crash near Janatabad, northwest of Tehran July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Caren Firouz

A police helicopter takes off from the site of a Tupolev Tu-154 passenger plane crash near Janatabad, northwest of Tehran July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Caren Firouz

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<p>A local resident walks on a dried-up riverbed at Huangyangchuan reservoir in Lanzhou, Gansu province July 16, 2009. 



REUTERS/China Daily </p>

A local resident walks on a dried-up riverbed at Huangyangchuan reservoir in Lanzhou, Gansu province July 16, 2009. REUTERS/China Daily

A local resident walks on a dried-up riverbed at Huangyangchuan reservoir in Lanzhou, Gansu province July 16, 2009. REUTERS/China Daily

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<p>Musician Wyclef Jean leaps in the air backstage at the taping of the 2009 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles July 15, 2009. The awards show will be telecast on ESPN July 19. 


REUTERS/Danny Moloshok </p>

Musician Wyclef Jean leaps in the air backstage at the taping of the 2009 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles July 15, 2009. The awards show will be telecast on ESPN July 19. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Musician Wyclef Jean leaps in the air backstage at the taping of the 2009 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles July 15, 2009. The awards show will be telecast on ESPN July 19. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

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<p>Suspected Somali pirates appear behind bars of a court in Yemen's southern port city of Aden July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah</p>

Suspected Somali pirates appear behind bars of a court in Yemen's southern port city of Aden July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Suspected Somali pirates appear behind bars of a court in Yemen's southern port city of Aden July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

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<p>A pack of riders, including AG2R-La Mondiale rider and leader's yellow jersey Rinaldo Nocentini of Italy (C), cycles past sunflowers during the eleventh stage of the 96th Tour de France cycling race between Vatan and Saint Fargeau, July 15, 2009. 



REUTERS/Eric Gaillard </p>

A pack of riders, including AG2R-La Mondiale rider and leader's yellow jersey Rinaldo Nocentini of Italy (C), cycles past sunflowers during the eleventh stage of the 96th Tour de France cycling race between Vatan and Saint Fargeau, July 15, 2009....more

A pack of riders, including AG2R-La Mondiale rider and leader's yellow jersey Rinaldo Nocentini of Italy (C), cycles past sunflowers during the eleventh stage of the 96th Tour de France cycling race between Vatan and Saint Fargeau, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

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<p>Members of the New Haven, Connecticut Fire Department listen to testimony during the third day of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor's U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington July 15, 2009. 



REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst </p>

Members of the New Haven, Connecticut Fire Department listen to testimony during the third day of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor's U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington July 15, 2009....more

Members of the New Haven, Connecticut Fire Department listen to testimony during the third day of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor's U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

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<p>A farmer and his bullocks cross a highway against the backdrop of monsoon clouds in Singur, northwest of the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, July 15, 2009.


REUTERS/Parth Sanyal</p>

A farmer and his bullocks cross a highway against the backdrop of monsoon clouds in Singur, northwest of the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Parth Sanyal

A farmer and his bullocks cross a highway against the backdrop of monsoon clouds in Singur, northwest of the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Parth Sanyal

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<p>U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor wears a boot on her broken ankle during the third day of her U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington July 15, 2009. 



REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst 
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U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor wears a boot on her broken ankle during the third day of her U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor wears a boot on her broken ankle during the third day of her U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

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<p>A woman in an office building leans out a window on Broadway to view Paul McCartney play a concert with his band atop the marquee of the Ed Sullivan Theater across the street in New York while appearing on the Late Show with David Letterman, July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Mike Segar </p>

A woman in an office building leans out a window on Broadway to view Paul McCartney play a concert with his band atop the marquee of the Ed Sullivan Theater across the street in New York while appearing on the Late Show with David Letterman, July 15,...more

A woman in an office building leans out a window on Broadway to view Paul McCartney play a concert with his band atop the marquee of the Ed Sullivan Theater across the street in New York while appearing on the Late Show with David Letterman, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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<p>A supporter of Honduras' ousted president Manuel Zelaya spray-paints graffiti during a protest outside the National Congress building in Tegucigalpa July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Tomas Bravo </p>

A supporter of Honduras' ousted president Manuel Zelaya spray-paints graffiti during a protest outside the National Congress building in Tegucigalpa July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A supporter of Honduras' ousted president Manuel Zelaya spray-paints graffiti during a protest outside the National Congress building in Tegucigalpa July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

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<p>Kashmiri men eat ice cream on a hot day in Srinagar July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Fayaz Kabli </p>

Kashmiri men eat ice cream on a hot day in Srinagar July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Fayaz Kabli

Kashmiri men eat ice cream on a hot day in Srinagar July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Fayaz Kabli

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<p>Tirgres UANL goalkeeper Cirilo Saucedo fails to stop a shot from Club Santos Laguna's Francisco Torres during the second half of their SuperLiga semifinal soccer match in Foxborough, Massachusetts July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Brian Snyder </p>

Tirgres UANL goalkeeper Cirilo Saucedo fails to stop a shot from Club Santos Laguna's Francisco Torres during the second half of their SuperLiga semifinal soccer match in Foxborough, Massachusetts July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Tirgres UANL goalkeeper Cirilo Saucedo fails to stop a shot from Club Santos Laguna's Francisco Torres during the second half of their SuperLiga semifinal soccer match in Foxborough, Massachusetts July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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<p>An Afghan child looks at a U.S. soldier of the 10th Mountain Division securing the area during a joint patrol with French and Afghan troops at Hajian village in the mountains of Wardak Province July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov</p>

An Afghan child looks at a U.S. soldier of the 10th Mountain Division securing the area during a joint patrol with French and Afghan troops at Hajian village in the mountains of Wardak Province July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

An Afghan child looks at a U.S. soldier of the 10th Mountain Division securing the area during a joint patrol with French and Afghan troops at Hajian village in the mountains of Wardak Province July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

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<p>An ultra-Orthodox Jew (C) is detained by Israeli police and border police officers in Jerusalem, July 15, 2009, during a protest against the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman last week for allegedly abusing her son. 



REUTERS/Baz Ratner </p>

An ultra-Orthodox Jew (C) is detained by Israeli police and border police officers in Jerusalem, July 15, 2009, during a protest against the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman last week for allegedly abusing her son. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

An ultra-Orthodox Jew (C) is detained by Israeli police and border police officers in Jerusalem, July 15, 2009, during a protest against the arrest of an ultra-Orthodox woman last week for allegedly abusing her son. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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<p>A boy waves as he departs from the UNHCR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) Jalala camp, northwest of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, July 15, 2009. 


REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood </p>

A boy waves as he departs from the UNHCR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) Jalala camp, northwest of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

A boy waves as he departs from the UNHCR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) Jalala camp, northwest of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

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<p>Children sit atop luggage piled on a truck as they pass a hotel sign while returning to the Swat Valley, northwest by road of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, July 15, 2009. 


 REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood </p>

Children sit atop luggage piled on a truck as they pass a hotel sign while returning to the Swat Valley, northwest by road of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

Children sit atop luggage piled on a truck as they pass a hotel sign while returning to the Swat Valley, northwest by road of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

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<p>An ethnic Uighur man sits at his outdoor carpet stall near the Dong Kuruk Bridge mosque in the city of Urumqi in China's Xinjiang Autonomous Region July 16, 2009. 


REUTERS/David Gray </p>

An ethnic Uighur man sits at his outdoor carpet stall near the Dong Kuruk Bridge mosque in the city of Urumqi in China's Xinjiang Autonomous Region July 16, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

An ethnic Uighur man sits at his outdoor carpet stall near the Dong Kuruk Bridge mosque in the city of Urumqi in China's Xinjiang Autonomous Region July 16, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Colin Montgomerie of Scotland grimaces as he stands on the driving range ahead of the British Open Golf Championship at the Turnberry Golf Club in Scotland July 15, 2009.     REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (BRITAIN SPORT GOLF)</p>

Colin Montgomerie of Scotland grimaces as he stands on the driving range ahead of the British Open Golf Championship at the Turnberry Golf Club in Scotland July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (BRITAIN SPORT GOLF)

Colin Montgomerie of Scotland grimaces as he stands on the driving range ahead of the British Open Golf Championship at the Turnberry Golf Club in Scotland July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (BRITAIN SPORT GOLF)

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<p>A sunflower is pictured near to the nuclear power plant at Biblis near Frankfurt July 14, 2009. 



REUTERS/Johannes Eisele </p>

A sunflower is pictured near to the nuclear power plant at Biblis near Frankfurt July 14, 2009. REUTERS/Johannes Eisele

A sunflower is pictured near to the nuclear power plant at Biblis near Frankfurt July 14, 2009. REUTERS/Johannes Eisele

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<p>Bolivia's Justice Minister Celima Torrico (R) talks with high ranking army officers during a ceremony in La Paz July 15, 2009, to commemorate the 200th-year anniversary of the uprising by the Bolivian people against Spanish conquistadors. 


REUTERS/David Mercado </p>

Bolivia's Justice Minister Celima Torrico (R) talks with high ranking army officers during a ceremony in La Paz July 15, 2009, to commemorate the 200th-year anniversary of the uprising by the Bolivian people against Spanish conquistadors....more

Bolivia's Justice Minister Celima Torrico (R) talks with high ranking army officers during a ceremony in La Paz July 15, 2009, to commemorate the 200th-year anniversary of the uprising by the Bolivian people against Spanish conquistadors. REUTERS/David Mercado

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<p>Kevin Isaac Blanco Lozoya, 4, a victim of the June 5 fire at a daycare centre, is dressed by his mother Isaura Lozoya after being discharged, at a hospital in Hermosillo in the Mexican state of Sonora July 15, 2009. 



REUTERS/Alonso Castillo </p>

Kevin Isaac Blanco Lozoya, 4, a victim of the June 5 fire at a daycare centre, is dressed by his mother Isaura Lozoya after being discharged, at a hospital in Hermosillo in the Mexican state of Sonora July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Alonso Castillo more

Kevin Isaac Blanco Lozoya, 4, a victim of the June 5 fire at a daycare centre, is dressed by his mother Isaura Lozoya after being discharged, at a hospital in Hermosillo in the Mexican state of Sonora July 15, 2009. REUTERS/Alonso Castillo

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