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<p>Activists from an anti-North Korea civic group try to tear a North Korea flag during a rally against North Korea's nuclear test near the U.S. embassy in central Seoul February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji</p>

Activists from an anti-North Korea civic group try to tear a North Korea flag during a rally against North Korea's nuclear test near the U.S. embassy in central Seoul February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Activists from an anti-North Korea civic group try to tear a North Korea flag during a rally against North Korea's nuclear test near the U.S. embassy in central Seoul February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

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<p>A TV reporter touches up her make-up next to a painting of Pope Benedict XVI after the head of Spain's Catholic Church and President of the Bishops' Conference Cardinal Antonio Maria Rouco Varela addressed the media during a news conference in Madrid, February 11, 2013. 
 REUTERS/Susana Vera</p>

A TV reporter touches up her make-up next to a painting of Pope Benedict XVI after the head of Spain's Catholic Church and President of the Bishops' Conference Cardinal Antonio Maria Rouco Varela addressed the media during a news conference in...more

A TV reporter touches up her make-up next to a painting of Pope Benedict XVI after the head of Spain's Catholic Church and President of the Bishops' Conference Cardinal Antonio Maria Rouco Varela addressed the media during a news conference in Madrid, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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<p>A protester opposing Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi and the Muslim Brotherhood runs from tear gas during clashes with police in front of the Presidential Palace, as some protesters tried to break through one of the gates of the palace, in Cairo, February 11, 2013.

 REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih</p>

A protester opposing Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi and the Muslim Brotherhood runs from tear gas during clashes with police in front of the Presidential Palace, as some protesters tried to break through one of the gates of the palace, in Cairo,...more

A protester opposing Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi and the Muslim Brotherhood runs from tear gas during clashes with police in front of the Presidential Palace, as some protesters tried to break through one of the gates of the palace, in Cairo, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

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<p>Drum Queen Camila Silva of the Mocidade Independente samba school dances on the first night of the annual Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares</p>

Drum Queen Camila Silva of the Mocidade Independente samba school dances on the first night of the annual Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Drum Queen Camila Silva of the Mocidade Independente samba school dances on the first night of the annual Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

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<p>Rebecca Preece (L) plays with five-year-old Jaymi Viktoria in a hotel room in Moscow February 11, 2013. After a nerve-wracking month in Moscow, fearing their adoption bids might be foiled by a diplomatic spat, two U.S. families are now able to take their adopted Russian children home. Preece, and another U.S. woman spent around a year trying to adopt two Russian orphans, both with special needs, only for their applications to be stalled at the final stages when Russia banned Americans adopting in December. The ban was part of Russia's retaliation for U.S. sanctions on suspected human rights abusers and marked a low point for President Barack Obama's bid to improve relations with the former Cold War foe. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky</p>

Rebecca Preece (L) plays with five-year-old Jaymi Viktoria in a hotel room in Moscow February 11, 2013. After a nerve-wracking month in Moscow, fearing their adoption bids might be foiled by a diplomatic spat, two U.S. families are now able to take...more

Rebecca Preece (L) plays with five-year-old Jaymi Viktoria in a hotel room in Moscow February 11, 2013. After a nerve-wracking month in Moscow, fearing their adoption bids might be foiled by a diplomatic spat, two U.S. families are now able to take their adopted Russian children home. Preece, and another U.S. woman spent around a year trying to adopt two Russian orphans, both with special needs, only for their applications to be stalled at the final stages when Russia banned Americans adopting in December. The ban was part of Russia's retaliation for U.S. sanctions on suspected human rights abusers and marked a low point for President Barack Obama's bid to improve relations with the former Cold War foe. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

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<p>Jasper, a two-year-old Shih Tzu, is groomed during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, February 11, 2013. 

REUTERS/Keith Bedford</p>

Jasper, a two-year-old Shih Tzu, is groomed during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

Jasper, a two-year-old Shih Tzu, is groomed during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

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<p>Women pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, February 11, 2013. Israeli police detained 10 women at one of Judaism's most sacred sites on Monday for wearing prayer shawls, which Orthodox tradition sees as solely for men, a spokesman said.The incident at the Western Wall highlighted the divisions between the more liberal streams of Judaism and politically powerful Orthodox groups that traditionally limit the role of women in prayer. REUTERS/Baz Ratner</p>

Women pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, February 11, 2013. Israeli police detained 10 women at one of Judaism's most sacred sites on Monday for wearing prayer shawls, which Orthodox tradition sees as solely for men, a spokesman...more

Women pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, February 11, 2013. Israeli police detained 10 women at one of Judaism's most sacred sites on Monday for wearing prayer shawls, which Orthodox tradition sees as solely for men, a spokesman said.The incident at the Western Wall highlighted the divisions between the more liberal streams of Judaism and politically powerful Orthodox groups that traditionally limit the role of women in prayer. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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<p>Bratislav Stojanovic, a homeless man, holds candles as he sits in a tomb where he lives in southern Serbian town of Nis, February 9, 2013. Stojanovic, 43, a Nis-born construction worker never had a regular job. He first lived in abandoned houses, but about 15 years ago he settled in the old city cemetery. REUTERS/Marko Djurica</p>

Bratislav Stojanovic, a homeless man, holds candles as he sits in a tomb where he lives in southern Serbian town of Nis, February 9, 2013. Stojanovic, 43, a Nis-born construction worker never had a regular job. He first lived in abandoned houses, but...more

Bratislav Stojanovic, a homeless man, holds candles as he sits in a tomb where he lives in southern Serbian town of Nis, February 9, 2013. Stojanovic, 43, a Nis-born construction worker never had a regular job. He first lived in abandoned houses, but about 15 years ago he settled in the old city cemetery. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former active duty Army Staff Segeant Clinton Romesha during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed</p>

U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former active duty Army Staff Segeant Clinton Romesha during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former active duty Army Staff Segeant Clinton Romesha during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed

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<p>An Italian actress operates the puppet of Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi during the filming of a television show in Rome, February 7, 2013. The puppets of Italian political leaders were featured on the satirical television show Gli Sgommati which aired on Sky Uno channel during a campaign for national elections which will be held on February 24 and 25. . REUTERS/Tony Gentile</p>

An Italian actress operates the puppet of Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi during the filming of a television show in Rome, February 7, 2013. The puppets of Italian political leaders were featured on the satirical television show Gli...more

An Italian actress operates the puppet of Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi during the filming of a television show in Rome, February 7, 2013. The puppets of Italian political leaders were featured on the satirical television show Gli Sgommati which aired on Sky Uno channel during a campaign for national elections which will be held on February 24 and 25. . REUTERS/Tony Gentile

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<p>Spain's Economy Minister Luis de Guindos listens to International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde during an euro zone finance ministers meeting at the European Union Council in Brussels, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

Spain's Economy Minister Luis de Guindos listens to International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde during an euro zone finance ministers meeting at the European Union Council in Brussels, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir more

Spain's Economy Minister Luis de Guindos listens to International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde during an euro zone finance ministers meeting at the European Union Council in Brussels, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>People cram into a sauna during the European Sauna Marathon in Otepaa, Estonia, February 10, 2013. More than 600 participants took part in the event by visiting 20 saunas with a total distance of over 100 km (62 miles). 

REUTERS/Ints Kalnins</p>

People cram into a sauna during the European Sauna Marathon in Otepaa, Estonia, February 10, 2013. More than 600 participants took part in the event by visiting 20 saunas with a total distance of over 100 km (62 miles). REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

People cram into a sauna during the European Sauna Marathon in Otepaa, Estonia, February 10, 2013. More than 600 participants took part in the event by visiting 20 saunas with a total distance of over 100 km (62 miles). REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

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<p>A medical laboratory technician views blood samples from patients showing symptoms of leishmaniasis through a microscope at a hospital in Aleppo, February 11, 2013. Doctors in Aleppo and Deir al-Zor have reported outbreaks of leishmaniasis, an endemic tropical disease transmitted by sand-flies that causes skin ulcers resembling leprosy. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman</p>

A medical laboratory technician views blood samples from patients showing symptoms of leishmaniasis through a microscope at a hospital in Aleppo, February 11, 2013. Doctors in Aleppo and Deir al-Zor have reported outbreaks of leishmaniasis, an...more

A medical laboratory technician views blood samples from patients showing symptoms of leishmaniasis through a microscope at a hospital in Aleppo, February 11, 2013. Doctors in Aleppo and Deir al-Zor have reported outbreaks of leishmaniasis, an endemic tropical disease transmitted by sand-flies that causes skin ulcers resembling leprosy. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman

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<p>A man rides in his horse-driven cart in Poroschia village, 90 km south of Bucharest on February 11, 2013. Romania's prime minister Victor Ponta said on Monday any fraud over horsemeat sold as beef had not happened in his country and he was angered by suggestions it might have been. The French and British governments have vowed to punish those found responsible for allowing horsemeat originating from Romania to be sold as beef. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel</p>

A man rides in his horse-driven cart in Poroschia village, 90 km south of Bucharest on February 11, 2013. Romania's prime minister Victor Ponta said on Monday any fraud over horsemeat sold as beef had not happened in his country and he was angered by...more

A man rides in his horse-driven cart in Poroschia village, 90 km south of Bucharest on February 11, 2013. Romania's prime minister Victor Ponta said on Monday any fraud over horsemeat sold as beef had not happened in his country and he was angered by suggestions it might have been. The French and British governments have vowed to punish those found responsible for allowing horsemeat originating from Romania to be sold as beef. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

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<p>An ethnic Tibetan couple prostrates as they pray during Tibetan new year at the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe county, Gansu Province, February 11, 2013. 


REUTERS/Carlos Barria</p>

An ethnic Tibetan couple prostrates as they pray during Tibetan new year at the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe county, Gansu Province, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

An ethnic Tibetan couple prostrates as they pray during Tibetan new year at the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe county, Gansu Province, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Models present creations from the Donna Karan Autumn/Winter 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week in New York, February 11, 2013. Photo taken using multiple exposures. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

Models present creations from the Donna Karan Autumn/Winter 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week in New York, February 11, 2013. Photo taken using multiple exposures. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Models present creations from the Donna Karan Autumn/Winter 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week in New York, February 11, 2013. Photo taken using multiple exposures. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>French CRS riot police are covered with paint during clashes with demonstrators in front of tyre maker Goodyear Dunlop France headquarters in Rueil Malmaison, near Paris, February 12, 2013. U.S. tyremaker Goodyear confirmed last month the project to close a French plant near the northern city of Amiens, which, if undertaken, would lead to the layoff of 1,173 jobs. In a company statement, Goodyear stated that the plant closure is the only possible option after five years of unsuccessful negotiations. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen</p>

French CRS riot police are covered with paint during clashes with demonstrators in front of tyre maker Goodyear Dunlop France headquarters in Rueil Malmaison, near Paris, February 12, 2013. U.S. tyremaker Goodyear confirmed last month the project to...more

French CRS riot police are covered with paint during clashes with demonstrators in front of tyre maker Goodyear Dunlop France headquarters in Rueil Malmaison, near Paris, February 12, 2013. U.S. tyremaker Goodyear confirmed last month the project to close a French plant near the northern city of Amiens, which, if undertaken, would lead to the layoff of 1,173 jobs. In a company statement, Goodyear stated that the plant closure is the only possible option after five years of unsuccessful negotiations. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

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<p>A prosthetic calf of a Wounded Warrior is set aside during a sitting volleyball game during an adaptive athletics camp for wounded soldiers at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, February 8, 2013. During the camp, seriously wounded, ill and injured service members will be introduced to various adaptive sports taught by world-class coaches, including seated volleyball, wheelchair basketball and swimming. REUTERS/Rich-Joseph Facun</p>

A prosthetic calf of a Wounded Warrior is set aside during a sitting volleyball game during an adaptive athletics camp for wounded soldiers at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, February 8, 2013. During the camp, seriously wounded, ill and injured...more

A prosthetic calf of a Wounded Warrior is set aside during a sitting volleyball game during an adaptive athletics camp for wounded soldiers at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, February 8, 2013. During the camp, seriously wounded, ill and injured service members will be introduced to various adaptive sports taught by world-class coaches, including seated volleyball, wheelchair basketball and swimming. REUTERS/Rich-Joseph Facun

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<p>A man and a women talk between the barrier that divides their praying areas before Friday prayers inside the mosque at the Mississauga Muslim Community Centre in Mississauga, January 18, 2013. Sufi cleric and leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran religious organization, Muhammad Tahirul Qadri, has held several lectures at the Community Centre, located just west Toronto, Ontario. Qadri recently returned to Pakistan after living in Canada for several years to lead a call for reforms that has made him an instant hit among Pakistanis disillusioned with the state.  REUTERS/Mark Blinch</p>

A man and a women talk between the barrier that divides their praying areas before Friday prayers inside the mosque at the Mississauga Muslim Community Centre in Mississauga, January 18, 2013. Sufi cleric and leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran religious...more

A man and a women talk between the barrier that divides their praying areas before Friday prayers inside the mosque at the Mississauga Muslim Community Centre in Mississauga, January 18, 2013. Sufi cleric and leader of the Minhaj-ul-Quran religious organization, Muhammad Tahirul Qadri, has held several lectures at the Community Centre, located just west Toronto, Ontario. Qadri recently returned to Pakistan after living in Canada for several years to lead a call for reforms that has made him an instant hit among Pakistanis disillusioned with the state. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>Snow sits on children's swings at a playground in Lyminge near Folkestone in southern England, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor</p>

Snow sits on children's swings at a playground in Lyminge near Folkestone in southern England, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

Snow sits on children's swings at a playground in Lyminge near Folkestone in southern England, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

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<p>Nuns stand outside the Cathedral of St. Paul of Abidjan, Ivory Coast, February 11, 2013. 

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Nuns stand outside the Cathedral of St. Paul of Abidjan, Ivory Coast, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon

Nuns stand outside the Cathedral of St. Paul of Abidjan, Ivory Coast, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon

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<p>French soldiers in an armored vehicle stop for a break near the mountains north of Douentza, Mali, February 7, 2013. 

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French soldiers in an armored vehicle stop for a break near the mountains north of Douentza, Mali, February 7, 2013. REUTERS/David Lewis

French soldiers in an armored vehicle stop for a break near the mountains north of Douentza, Mali, February 7, 2013. REUTERS/David Lewis

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<p>Revellers use fire extinguishers during a flour fight at the "O Entroido" festival in Spain's northwestern village of Laza, Spain, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Miguel Vidal</p>

Revellers use fire extinguishers during a flour fight at the "O Entroido" festival in Spain's northwestern village of Laza, Spain, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Miguel Vidal

Revellers use fire extinguishers during a flour fight at the "O Entroido" festival in Spain's northwestern village of Laza, Spain, February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Miguel Vidal

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<p>A model is photographed backstage before the Zac Posen Autumn/Winter 2013 collection presentation during New York Fashion Week, February 10, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly</p>

A model is photographed backstage before the Zac Posen Autumn/Winter 2013 collection presentation during New York Fashion Week, February 10, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A model is photographed backstage before the Zac Posen Autumn/Winter 2013 collection presentation during New York Fashion Week, February 10, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

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