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<p>A villager prays near the grave of Abdul Rashid, who was killed in an encounter between Indian security forces and militants, in Ganistan, about 27 Km (16 miles) north of Srinagar April 20, 2009. Rashid, one of the members of the Kashmir's frontline militant organization Hizbul Mujahideen and one Indian policeman were killed during the gunbattle in the neighbouring village of Mundarey, police said. REUTERS/Danish Ismail </p>

A villager prays near the grave of Abdul Rashid, who was killed in an encounter between Indian security forces and militants, in Ganistan, about 27 Km (16 miles) north of Srinagar April 20, 2009. Rashid, one of the members of the Kashmir's frontline...more

A villager prays near the grave of Abdul Rashid, who was killed in an encounter between Indian security forces and militants, in Ganistan, about 27 Km (16 miles) north of Srinagar April 20, 2009. Rashid, one of the members of the Kashmir's frontline militant organization Hizbul Mujahideen and one Indian policeman were killed during the gunbattle in the neighbouring village of Mundarey, police said. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

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<p>Workers put the finishing touches on a statue entitled 'Dream' near St. Helens in northern England, April 20, 2009. The 20 metre (60 feet) tall work of art by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa was chosen by former coal miners and is being erected on the site of the former Sutton Manor colliery. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Workers put the finishing touches on a statue entitled 'Dream' near St. Helens in northern England, April 20, 2009. The 20 metre (60 feet) tall work of art by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa was chosen by former coal miners and is being erected on the...more

Workers put the finishing touches on a statue entitled 'Dream' near St. Helens in northern England, April 20, 2009. The 20 metre (60 feet) tall work of art by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa was chosen by former coal miners and is being erected on the site of the former Sutton Manor colliery. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Afghan children press up against the sheet plastic and glass panes of a window in Shibar district, Bamiyan province on April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani </p>

Afghan children press up against the sheet plastic and glass panes of a window in Shibar district, Bamiyan province on April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan children press up against the sheet plastic and glass panes of a window in Shibar district, Bamiyan province on April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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<p>Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks at a news conference after his address to the Durban Review Conference on racism at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva April 20, 2009. United Nations officials sought on Monday to salvage a U.N. racism conference that Washington and its major allies are boycotting over concerns that it will be used as a platform for attacks against Israel. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse </p>

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks at a news conference after his address to the Durban Review Conference on racism at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva April 20, 2009. United Nations officials sought on Monday to salvage a...more

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks at a news conference after his address to the Durban Review Conference on racism at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva April 20, 2009. United Nations officials sought on Monday to salvage a U.N. racism conference that Washington and its major allies are boycotting over concerns that it will be used as a platform for attacks against Israel. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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<p>Purwajiono, a rag-and-bone-man, rows his wooden boat through polluted waters at Pluit dam in Jakarta April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Beawiharta </p>

Purwajiono, a rag-and-bone-man, rows his wooden boat through polluted waters at Pluit dam in Jakarta April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Purwajiono, a rag-and-bone-man, rows his wooden boat through polluted waters at Pluit dam in Jakarta April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Beawiharta

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<p>A boy holds his head after he was beaten by Indian policemen during a protest against the arrest of a youth after a gunbattle between Indian security forces and militants in Pattan, about 27 (16 miles) north of Srinagar April 20, 2009. Abdul Rashid, one of the members of the Kashmir's frontline militant organization Hizbul Mujahideen, and one Indian policeman were killed during the gunbattle in the neighbouring village of Mundarey, police said. REUTERS/Danish Ismail </p>

A boy holds his head after he was beaten by Indian policemen during a protest against the arrest of a youth after a gunbattle between Indian security forces and militants in Pattan, about 27 (16 miles) north of Srinagar April 20, 2009. Abdul Rashid,...more

A boy holds his head after he was beaten by Indian policemen during a protest against the arrest of a youth after a gunbattle between Indian security forces and militants in Pattan, about 27 (16 miles) north of Srinagar April 20, 2009. Abdul Rashid, one of the members of the Kashmir's frontline militant organization Hizbul Mujahideen, and one Indian policeman were killed during the gunbattle in the neighbouring village of Mundarey, police said. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

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<p>A policeman stands next to 10 Downing Street in London April 20, 2009. Sports personalities went to Downing Street on Monday for the launch of a malaria initiative, and a blue malaria net covered the front door for the occasion. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth</p>

A policeman stands next to 10 Downing Street in London April 20, 2009. Sports personalities went to Downing Street on Monday for the launch of a malaria initiative, and a blue malaria net covered the front door for the occasion. REUTERS/Stefan...more

A policeman stands next to 10 Downing Street in London April 20, 2009. Sports personalities went to Downing Street on Monday for the launch of a malaria initiative, and a blue malaria net covered the front door for the occasion. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>A man jumps in the water in Wadi El-Rayan April 20, 2009. Wadi El-Rayan depression is located in the western desert of Egypt, about 65 km (40 miles) southwest of the town of El-Fayoum and 80 km (50 miles) west of the Nile River. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa </p>

A man jumps in the water in Wadi El-Rayan April 20, 2009. Wadi El-Rayan depression is located in the western desert of Egypt, about 65 km (40 miles) southwest of the town of El-Fayoum and 80 km (50 miles) west of the Nile River. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa...more

A man jumps in the water in Wadi El-Rayan April 20, 2009. Wadi El-Rayan depression is located in the western desert of Egypt, about 65 km (40 miles) southwest of the town of El-Fayoum and 80 km (50 miles) west of the Nile River. REUTERS/Tarek Mostafa

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<p>Young Buddhist monks watch a protest outside the gate of the Norwegian Embassy in central Colombo April 20, 2009. A few hundred demonstrators staged the protest in response to pro-rebel protesters trashing the Sri Lankan embassy in the Norwegian capital earlier last week. REUTERS/David Gray </p>

Young Buddhist monks watch a protest outside the gate of the Norwegian Embassy in central Colombo April 20, 2009. A few hundred demonstrators staged the protest in response to pro-rebel protesters trashing the Sri Lankan embassy in the Norwegian...more

Young Buddhist monks watch a protest outside the gate of the Norwegian Embassy in central Colombo April 20, 2009. A few hundred demonstrators staged the protest in response to pro-rebel protesters trashing the Sri Lankan embassy in the Norwegian capital earlier last week. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Ice floes float on the Neva River past the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk</p>

Ice floes float on the Neva River past the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

Ice floes float on the Neva River past the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

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<p>Second place finisher Dire Tune, of Ethiopia, (L) falls to the ground as Women's winner Salina Kosgei, of Kenya, walks away after crossing the finish line of the 113th running of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi </p>

Second place finisher Dire Tune, of Ethiopia, (L) falls to the ground as Women's winner Salina Kosgei, of Kenya, walks away after crossing the finish line of the 113th running of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 20, 2009....more

Second place finisher Dire Tune, of Ethiopia, (L) falls to the ground as Women's winner Salina Kosgei, of Kenya, walks away after crossing the finish line of the 113th running of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>Abduhl Wali-i-Musi, accused of hijacking the Maersk Alabama and taking its captain Richard Phillips hostage, is led into a federal building in New York April 20, 2009. The sole surviving Somali pirate from the hijacking is being tried in New York and is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday morning. REUTERS/Eric Thayer </p>

Abduhl Wali-i-Musi, accused of hijacking the Maersk Alabama and taking its captain Richard Phillips hostage, is led into a federal building in New York April 20, 2009. The sole surviving Somali pirate from the hijacking is being tried in New York and...more

Abduhl Wali-i-Musi, accused of hijacking the Maersk Alabama and taking its captain Richard Phillips hostage, is led into a federal building in New York April 20, 2009. The sole surviving Somali pirate from the hijacking is being tried in New York and is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday morning. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>A German armed forces Bundeswehr hunting infantry soldier prepares for a night mission in a forward operation base (FOB) in Kunduz April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

A German armed forces Bundeswehr hunting infantry soldier prepares for a night mission in a forward operation base (FOB) in Kunduz April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A German armed forces Bundeswehr hunting infantry soldier prepares for a night mission in a forward operation base (FOB) in Kunduz April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>In this photograph released by the Sri Lankan military April 20, 2009 shows what the army says are thousands of people fleeing an area held controlled by the Tamil Tiger separatists in northeastern Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka on Monday gave the Tamil Tigers 24 hours to surrender or die after troops breached a huge earthen defence and unleashed an exodus of tens of thousands of civilians held there by the rebels, the military said. REUTERS/Sri Lankan Government/Handout </p>

In this photograph released by the Sri Lankan military April 20, 2009 shows what the army says are thousands of people fleeing an area held controlled by the Tamil Tiger separatists in northeastern Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka on Monday gave the Tamil Tigers...more

In this photograph released by the Sri Lankan military April 20, 2009 shows what the army says are thousands of people fleeing an area held controlled by the Tamil Tiger separatists in northeastern Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka on Monday gave the Tamil Tigers 24 hours to surrender or die after troops breached a huge earthen defence and unleashed an exodus of tens of thousands of civilians held there by the rebels, the military said. REUTERS/Sri Lankan Government/Handout

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<p>Austrian Holocaust denier Gerd Honsik sits in the dock for the beginning of his trial in Vienna April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader </p>

Austrian Holocaust denier Gerd Honsik sits in the dock for the beginning of his trial in Vienna April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

Austrian Holocaust denier Gerd Honsik sits in the dock for the beginning of his trial in Vienna April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

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<p>Pittsburgh Pirates grounds crew clears water off the field in preparation for their MLB baseball game against the Florida Marlins in Pittsburgh April 20, 2009. REUTERS/David DeNoma </p>

Pittsburgh Pirates grounds crew clears water off the field in preparation for their MLB baseball game against the Florida Marlins in Pittsburgh April 20, 2009. REUTERS/David DeNoma

Pittsburgh Pirates grounds crew clears water off the field in preparation for their MLB baseball game against the Florida Marlins in Pittsburgh April 20, 2009. REUTERS/David DeNoma

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<p>Spanish bullfighter Luis Vilches performs a pass to a bull during a bullfight in The Maestranza bullring in Seville April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo </p>

Spanish bullfighter Luis Vilches performs a pass to a bull during a bullfight in The Maestranza bullring in Seville April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

Spanish bullfighter Luis Vilches performs a pass to a bull during a bullfight in The Maestranza bullring in Seville April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

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<p>Young women pose for the camera during a night out in Leeds, northern England April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis </p>

Young women pose for the camera during a night out in Leeds, northern England April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis

Young women pose for the camera during a night out in Leeds, northern England April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis

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<p>Dancers of the Surialanga Dance Company of the South African University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban performs during the High Level segment of the the Durban Review Conference on racism at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva April 20, 2009. Iran's President President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will dominate the opening of a United Nations conference on racism on Monday which leading Western powers have decided to boycott over fears it will be used as a platform for unfair criticism of Israel. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse </p>

Dancers of the Surialanga Dance Company of the South African University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban performs during the High Level segment of the the Durban Review Conference on racism at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva April 20,...more

Dancers of the Surialanga Dance Company of the South African University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban performs during the High Level segment of the the Durban Review Conference on racism at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva April 20, 2009. Iran's President President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will dominate the opening of a United Nations conference on racism on Monday which leading Western powers have decided to boycott over fears it will be used as a platform for unfair criticism of Israel. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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<p>Would-be immigrants sit on the deck of a rescue vessel of the Italian Navy as they arrive in the Sicilian harbour of Porto Empedocle April 20, 2009. More than 100 illegal immigrants arrived in Sicily on Monday after being stranded on a ship in the Mediterranean for four days while Italy and Malta argued over who should accept them. Ending a voyage that left one pregnant woman dead and others sick, the immigrants arrived on two Italian vessels at a port in Sicily. REUTERS/Antonio Parrinello </p>

Would-be immigrants sit on the deck of a rescue vessel of the Italian Navy as they arrive in the Sicilian harbour of Porto Empedocle April 20, 2009. More than 100 illegal immigrants arrived in Sicily on Monday after being stranded on a ship in the...more

Would-be immigrants sit on the deck of a rescue vessel of the Italian Navy as they arrive in the Sicilian harbour of Porto Empedocle April 20, 2009. More than 100 illegal immigrants arrived in Sicily on Monday after being stranded on a ship in the Mediterranean for four days while Italy and Malta argued over who should accept them. Ending a voyage that left one pregnant woman dead and others sick, the immigrants arrived on two Italian vessels at a port in Sicily. REUTERS/Antonio Parrinello

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<p>Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (L) drives to the basket past Chicago Bulls guard Ben Gordon (R) during the third quarter of Game 2 of their NBA Eastern Conference quarterfinal playoff game in Boston, Massachusetts April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder </p>

Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (L) drives to the basket past Chicago Bulls guard Ben Gordon (R) during the third quarter of Game 2 of their NBA Eastern Conference quarterfinal playoff game in Boston, Massachusetts April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Brian...more

Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (L) drives to the basket past Chicago Bulls guard Ben Gordon (R) during the third quarter of Game 2 of their NBA Eastern Conference quarterfinal playoff game in Boston, Massachusetts April 20, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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<p>Abdolsamad Khorramshahi, defence lawyer of jailed Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi, stands at his office in Tehran, April 20, 2009. Khorramshahi, representing Saberi, who is jailed by Tehran for espionage, said on Monday he was optimistic she would be acquitted on appeal. Roxana Saberi was sentenced on Saturday to eight years in jail on charges of spying for the United States in a verdict that could complicate Washington's efforts for reconciliation with the Islamic Republic after three decades of mutual mistrust. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl </p>

Abdolsamad Khorramshahi, defence lawyer of jailed Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi, stands at his office in Tehran, April 20, 2009. Khorramshahi, representing Saberi, who is jailed by Tehran for espionage, said on Monday he was optimistic...more

Abdolsamad Khorramshahi, defence lawyer of jailed Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi, stands at his office in Tehran, April 20, 2009. Khorramshahi, representing Saberi, who is jailed by Tehran for espionage, said on Monday he was optimistic she would be acquitted on appeal. Roxana Saberi was sentenced on Saturday to eight years in jail on charges of spying for the United States in a verdict that could complicate Washington's efforts for reconciliation with the Islamic Republic after three decades of mutual mistrust. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl

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<p>Pro-Tamil demonstrators protest in Parliament Square in London April 20, 2009. Thousands of chanting demonstrators demanding a ceasefire between Sri Lankan forces and Tamil Tiger separatists blocked streets outside parliament on Monday. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth </p>

Pro-Tamil demonstrators protest in Parliament Square in London April 20, 2009. Thousands of chanting demonstrators demanding a ceasefire between Sri Lankan forces and Tamil Tiger separatists blocked streets outside parliament on Monday....more

Pro-Tamil demonstrators protest in Parliament Square in London April 20, 2009. Thousands of chanting demonstrators demanding a ceasefire between Sri Lankan forces and Tamil Tiger separatists blocked streets outside parliament on Monday. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>Belgian lawyer Pierre Nothomb, of defence association Deminor representing Fortis shareholders, addresses a joint news conference in Brussels April 20, 2009. Nothomb and Mischael Modrikamen presented an alternative plan to the break-up of Fortis Holding, recommending an independent Fortis Bank owned by the Belgian government. REUTERS/Thierry Roge </p>

Belgian lawyer Pierre Nothomb, of defence association Deminor representing Fortis shareholders, addresses a joint news conference in Brussels April 20, 2009. Nothomb and Mischael Modrikamen presented an alternative plan to the break-up of Fortis...more

Belgian lawyer Pierre Nothomb, of defence association Deminor representing Fortis shareholders, addresses a joint news conference in Brussels April 20, 2009. Nothomb and Mischael Modrikamen presented an alternative plan to the break-up of Fortis Holding, recommending an independent Fortis Bank owned by the Belgian government. REUTERS/Thierry Roge

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