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<p>A floating restaurant is stranded in a branch of the Yangtze River in Chongqing Municipality, March 21, 2010. 



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A floating restaurant is stranded in a branch of the Yangtze River in Chongqing Municipality, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

A floating restaurant is stranded in a branch of the Yangtze River in Chongqing Municipality, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>People pass workers clearing snow during windy weather in front of the Kul-Sharif mosque in the capital of the Tatarstan republic Kazan, east of Moscow, March 11, 2010. 



REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

People pass workers clearing snow during windy weather in front of the Kul-Sharif mosque in the capital of the Tatarstan republic Kazan, east of Moscow, March 11, 2010. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

People pass workers clearing snow during windy weather in front of the Kul-Sharif mosque in the capital of the Tatarstan republic Kazan, east of Moscow, March 11, 2010. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>A boy collects plastic from a garbage-covered river in Manila, March 21, 2010. 



REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo </p>

A boy collects plastic from a garbage-covered river in Manila, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

A boy collects plastic from a garbage-covered river in Manila, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

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<p>A jacket lies among the debris left by a tsunami on a beach six days after a massive earthquake caused destruction along a long swath of Chile's coast, in Dichato, March 5, 2010. 



REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra </p>

A jacket lies among the debris left by a tsunami on a beach six days after a massive earthquake caused destruction along a long swath of Chile's coast, in Dichato, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra

A jacket lies among the debris left by a tsunami on a beach six days after a massive earthquake caused destruction along a long swath of Chile's coast, in Dichato, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra

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<p>A man pushes a garbage container in a flooded street after sea water entered parts of Havana due to high tides and big waves, March 3, 2010. 


REUTERS/Desmond Boylan</p>

A man pushes a garbage container in a flooded street after sea water entered parts of Havana due to high tides and big waves, March 3, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A man pushes a garbage container in a flooded street after sea water entered parts of Havana due to high tides and big waves, March 3, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

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<p>A woman covers her face against a sandstorm on a street in Tianjin municipality, China, March 20, 2010. 




REUTERS/Vincent Du</p>

A woman covers her face against a sandstorm on a street in Tianjin municipality, China, March 20, 2010. REUTERS/Vincent Du

A woman covers her face against a sandstorm on a street in Tianjin municipality, China, March 20, 2010. REUTERS/Vincent Du

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<p>A resident washes clothes in a polluted pond in Xiangfan, Hubei province, March 21, 2010. 



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A resident washes clothes in a polluted pond in Xiangfan, Hubei province, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

A resident washes clothes in a polluted pond in Xiangfan, Hubei province, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>A footprint is seen on a dried-up reservoir in the drought-hit Luoping County of Qujing, Yunnan province, March 23, 2010. 



REUTERS/Bruce Li </p>

A footprint is seen on a dried-up reservoir in the drought-hit Luoping County of Qujing, Yunnan province, March 23, 2010. REUTERS/Bruce Li

A footprint is seen on a dried-up reservoir in the drought-hit Luoping County of Qujing, Yunnan province, March 23, 2010. REUTERS/Bruce Li

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<p>Furniture damaged by a tsunami sit outside to be discarded as survivors began to clean up after Saturday's disaster in Talcahuano, March 5, 2010. 



REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra </p>

Furniture damaged by a tsunami sit outside to be discarded as survivors began to clean up after Saturday's disaster in Talcahuano, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra

Furniture damaged by a tsunami sit outside to be discarded as survivors began to clean up after Saturday's disaster in Talcahuano, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra

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<p>Residents carry their belongings on a makeshift raft at a housing area in Karawang, Indonesia's West java province, March 24, 2010. 


REUTERS/Beawiharta </p>

Residents carry their belongings on a makeshift raft at a housing area in Karawang, Indonesia's West java province, March 24, 2010. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Residents carry their belongings on a makeshift raft at a housing area in Karawang, Indonesia's West java province, March 24, 2010. REUTERS/Beawiharta

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<p>Snow-covered swings are seen in a park in Bucharest, March 11, 2010. 



REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel </p>

Snow-covered swings are seen in a park in Bucharest, March 11, 2010. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

Snow-covered swings are seen in a park in Bucharest, March 11, 2010. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel

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<p>An earthquake survivor walks inside his home as his bed hangs between a partially destroyed wall and ceiling at Constitucion city, south of Santiago, March 9, 2010. 



REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado </p>

An earthquake survivor walks inside his home as his bed hangs between a partially destroyed wall and ceiling at Constitucion city, south of Santiago, March 9, 2010. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

An earthquake survivor walks inside his home as his bed hangs between a partially destroyed wall and ceiling at Constitucion city, south of Santiago, March 9, 2010. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

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<p>A view of a partially dried-up pond at a village of Guangnan county, Yunnan province, China, March 16, 2010. 


REUTERS/Stringer </p>

A view of a partially dried-up pond at a village of Guangnan county, Yunnan province, China, March 16, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

A view of a partially dried-up pond at a village of Guangnan county, Yunnan province, China, March 16, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>A woman takes an iron pot from a stove in her flooded house as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, southwest of Minsk, March 26, 2010. 


REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko </p>

A woman takes an iron pot from a stove in her flooded house as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, southwest of Minsk, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

A woman takes an iron pot from a stove in her flooded house as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, southwest of Minsk, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>A wild forest fire burns at the Avila national park also known as 'Warairarepano' in Caracas, March 21, 2010. 



REUTERS/Jorge Silva </p>

A wild forest fire burns at the Avila national park also known as 'Warairarepano' in Caracas, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A wild forest fire burns at the Avila national park also known as 'Warairarepano' in Caracas, March 21, 2010. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

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<p>A surfer rides a wave during sunset in Vina del Mar city, northwest of Santiago, March 20, 2010. 



REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez </p>

A surfer rides a wave during sunset in Vina del Mar city, northwest of Santiago, March 20, 2010. REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez

A surfer rides a wave during sunset in Vina del Mar city, northwest of Santiago, March 20, 2010. REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez

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<p>Hundreds of dead Carp float near the shore, on the surface of lake Rangsdorfer See, south of Berlin, March 24, 2010. 



REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz </p>

Hundreds of dead Carp float near the shore, on the surface of lake Rangsdorfer See, south of Berlin, March 24, 2010. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

Hundreds of dead Carp float near the shore, on the surface of lake Rangsdorfer See, south of Berlin, March 24, 2010. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

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<p>A helicopter drops water over a forest fire at the Avila national park, known also as Waraira Repano, in Caracas March 22, 2010. 



REUTERS/Jorge Silva </p>

A helicopter drops water over a forest fire at the Avila national park, known also as Waraira Repano, in Caracas March 22, 2010. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A helicopter drops water over a forest fire at the Avila national park, known also as Waraira Repano, in Caracas March 22, 2010. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

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<p>A cargo ship is trapped in ice in the Baltic Sea, March 4, 2010. 


REUTERS/Scanpix </p>

A cargo ship is trapped in ice in the Baltic Sea, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Scanpix

A cargo ship is trapped in ice in the Baltic Sea, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Scanpix

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<p>A Belarussian woman stands near a mobile postal van on a flooded road near the village of Rum, west of Minsk, March 24, 2010. 



REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko</p>

A Belarussian woman stands near a mobile postal van on a flooded road near the village of Rum, west of Minsk, March 24, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

A Belarussian woman stands near a mobile postal van on a flooded road near the village of Rum, west of Minsk, March 24, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>Students run as waves crash on Havana's seafront boulevard "El Malecon", March 22, 2010. 



REUTERS/Desmond Boylan </p>

Students run as waves crash on Havana's seafront boulevard "El Malecon", March 22, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Students run as waves crash on Havana's seafront boulevard "El Malecon", March 22, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

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