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<p>A worker cleans the windows of an apartment block in Beijing's central business district April 4, 2007. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A worker cleans the windows of an apartment block in Beijing's central business district April 4, 2007. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

A worker cleans the windows of an apartment block in Beijing's central business district April 4, 2007. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A North Korean soldier guards an army installation on the banks of the Yalu River at the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, October 10, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A North Korean soldier guards an army installation on the banks of the Yalu River at the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, October 10, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

A North Korean soldier guards an army installation on the banks of the Yalu River at the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, October 10, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Ethnic Tibetan monks attend prayers at the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe, western China's Gansu province, February 9, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause</p>

Ethnic Tibetan monks attend prayers at the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe, western China's Gansu province, February 9, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Ethnic Tibetan monks attend prayers at the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe, western China's Gansu province, February 9, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>An ultra Orthodox Jew sings during Lag Ba-Omer festivities on Meron mountain at the grave of a second-century mystic in Northern Israel May 9, 2004. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

An ultra Orthodox Jew sings during Lag Ba-Omer festivities on Meron mountain at the grave of a second-century mystic in Northern Israel May 9, 2004. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

An ultra Orthodox Jew sings during Lag Ba-Omer festivities on Meron mountain at the grave of a second-century mystic in Northern Israel May 9, 2004. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A villager undergoes an eye examination at a camp organised by Aravind Eye Care System in a village outside Madurai, in India's Tamil Nadu state March 3, 2010 to screen for eye problems which will then be treated at one of their hospitals. From a rented house with 11 beds in 1976, Aravind, whose mission is to eliminate needless blindness, has grown into a network of hospitals and clinics that provides eye examinations, surgery by keeping its costs extremely low and by subsidizing care for poor people through fees for paying customers and the sale of eye-care products. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A villager undergoes an eye examination at a camp organised by Aravind Eye Care System in a village outside Madurai, in India's Tamil Nadu state March 3, 2010 to screen for eye problems which will then be treated at one of their hospitals. From a...more

A villager undergoes an eye examination at a camp organised by Aravind Eye Care System in a village outside Madurai, in India's Tamil Nadu state March 3, 2010 to screen for eye problems which will then be treated at one of their hospitals. From a rented house with 11 beds in 1976, Aravind, whose mission is to eliminate needless blindness, has grown into a network of hospitals and clinics that provides eye examinations, surgery by keeping its costs extremely low and by subsidizing care for poor people through fees for paying customers and the sale of eye-care products. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Elik Hamchvay poses with his hunting eagle Khana in front of his home near Sagsay village in Altay montains in western Mongolia's Bayan Olgiy Province October 8, 2007. Eagle Khana, who was caught by his owner six years ago from a nest, won the first prize for the best hunting skills. Local Kazakhs use eagles to hunt for animals during the winter time. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Elik Hamchvay poses with his hunting eagle Khana in front of his home near Sagsay village in Altay montains in western Mongolia's Bayan Olgiy Province October 8, 2007. Eagle Khana, who was caught by his owner six years ago from a nest, won the first...more

Elik Hamchvay poses with his hunting eagle Khana in front of his home near Sagsay village in Altay montains in western Mongolia's Bayan Olgiy Province October 8, 2007. Eagle Khana, who was caught by his owner six years ago from a nest, won the first prize for the best hunting skills. Local Kazakhs use eagles to hunt for animals during the winter time. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Catholics pray during a pilgrimage for the Virgin Mary on the outskirts of Taiyuan, capital of China's Shanxi province, August 2, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Catholics pray during a pilgrimage for the Virgin Mary on the outskirts of Taiyuan, capital of China's Shanxi province, August 2, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Catholics pray during a pilgrimage for the Virgin Mary on the outskirts of Taiyuan, capital of China's Shanxi province, August 2, 2006. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A Shi'ite Muslim scratches the forehead of a child during an Ashura procession in New Delhi December 28, 2009. Ashura, which falls on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram, commemorates the death of Imam Hussein, grandson of Prophet Mohammad, who was killed in the 7th century battle of Kerbala. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A Shi'ite Muslim scratches the forehead of a child during an Ashura procession in New Delhi December 28, 2009. Ashura, which falls on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram, commemorates the death of Imam Hussein, grandson of Prophet Mohammad,...more

A Shi'ite Muslim scratches the forehead of a child during an Ashura procession in New Delhi December 28, 2009. Ashura, which falls on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram, commemorates the death of Imam Hussein, grandson of Prophet Mohammad, who was killed in the 7th century battle of Kerbala. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Hindu devotees celebrate Holi, also known as the festival of colours, outside a temple on the outskirts of the northern Indian city of Mathura March 1, 2010. This tradition heralds the beginning of spring and is celebrated all over India. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Hindu devotees celebrate Holi, also known as the festival of colours, outside a temple on the outskirts of the northern Indian city of Mathura March 1, 2010. This tradition heralds the beginning of spring and is celebrated all over India....more

Hindu devotees celebrate Holi, also known as the festival of colours, outside a temple on the outskirts of the northern Indian city of Mathura March 1, 2010. This tradition heralds the beginning of spring and is celebrated all over India. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A woman cooks in the remains of her home in the earthquake-shaken town of Yinghua, Sichuan province May 18, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A woman cooks in the remains of her home in the earthquake-shaken town of Yinghua, Sichuan province May 18, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

A woman cooks in the remains of her home in the earthquake-shaken town of Yinghua, Sichuan province May 18, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Palestinians run to escape, while one crawls, as Israeli soldiers fire teargas during Palestinian-Israeli clashes in the south Gaza Strip town of Khan Yones October 20, 2000.   REUTERS/Reinhard Krause</p>

Palestinians run to escape, while one crawls, as Israeli soldiers fire teargas during Palestinian-Israeli clashes in the south Gaza Strip town of Khan Yones October 20, 2000. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Palestinians run to escape, while one crawls, as Israeli soldiers fire teargas during Palestinian-Israeli clashes in the south Gaza Strip town of Khan Yones October 20, 2000. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Homeless children arrive to sleep under a flyover in New Delhi January 21, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Homeless children arrive to sleep under a flyover in New Delhi January 21, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Homeless children arrive to sleep under a flyover in New Delhi January 21, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A Hindu devotee holds to a security chain after he slipped in the strong waters during his bath in the Ganges river during the "Kumbh Mela" or the Pitcher Festival, in the northern Indian town of Haridwar February 10, 2010, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A Hindu devotee holds to a security chain after he slipped in the strong waters during his bath in the Ganges river during the "Kumbh Mela" or the Pitcher Festival, in the northern Indian town of Haridwar February 10, 2010, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard...more

A Hindu devotee holds to a security chain after he slipped in the strong waters during his bath in the Ganges river during the "Kumbh Mela" or the Pitcher Festival, in the northern Indian town of Haridwar February 10, 2010, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>An aerial view shows an atoll in the Maldives December 9, 2009.  REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

An aerial view shows an atoll in the Maldives December 9, 2009. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

An aerial view shows an atoll in the Maldives December 9, 2009. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Six-year-old Sneha Shahu (L) receives treatment in a rehabilitation centre for children who were born with mental and physical disabilities in Bhopal December 2, 2009. Bhopalis and environmental groups say many more people have been harmed since Union Carbide Corp, now part of Dow Chemical Co., developed a toxic gas leak in 1984 resulting in thousands of people dying in the aftermath, in what is called one of the world's worst industrial disasters. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Six-year-old Sneha Shahu (L) receives treatment in a rehabilitation centre for children who were born with mental and physical disabilities in Bhopal December 2, 2009. Bhopalis and environmental groups say many more people have been harmed since...more

Six-year-old Sneha Shahu (L) receives treatment in a rehabilitation centre for children who were born with mental and physical disabilities in Bhopal December 2, 2009. Bhopalis and environmental groups say many more people have been harmed since Union Carbide Corp, now part of Dow Chemical Co., developed a toxic gas leak in 1984 resulting in thousands of people dying in the aftermath, in what is called one of the world's worst industrial disasters. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Indian policemen sit beside anti-India graffiti during a curfew in Srinagar August 9, 2010. In the world's largest democracy, it is curfew time. Many of Indian Kashmir's streets lie deserted aside from stray dogs. Police, who have killed dozens of protesters defying India's efforts to quell a separatist uprising, stand at street corners in the region's summer capital of Srinagar. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Indian policemen sit beside anti-India graffiti during a curfew in Srinagar August 9, 2010. In the world's largest democracy, it is curfew time. Many of Indian Kashmir's streets lie deserted aside from stray dogs. Police, who have killed dozens of...more

Indian policemen sit beside anti-India graffiti during a curfew in Srinagar August 9, 2010. In the world's largest democracy, it is curfew time. Many of Indian Kashmir's streets lie deserted aside from stray dogs. Police, who have killed dozens of protesters defying India's efforts to quell a separatist uprising, stand at street corners in the region's summer capital of Srinagar. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Members of rock band 20088 Zhang Yi Han (guitar), Jing Sheng Hao (guitar), Libo Chen (bass) and Guo Xin Yue (drums) (L-R) pose for photographers backstage after they performed during the closing ceremony for the Olympic culture festival in Beijing July 15, 2007. The band's manager claims 20088, whose members are seven-years-old, to be the youngest professional rock band in China. The band has performed in some Olympic related events as all of the members will reach the lucky age of eight in 2008, the year of the Beijing Olympics. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause</p>

Members of rock band 20088 Zhang Yi Han (guitar), Jing Sheng Hao (guitar), Libo Chen (bass) and Guo Xin Yue (drums) (L-R) pose for photographers backstage after they performed during the closing ceremony for the Olympic culture festival in Beijing...more

Members of rock band 20088 Zhang Yi Han (guitar), Jing Sheng Hao (guitar), Libo Chen (bass) and Guo Xin Yue (drums) (L-R) pose for photographers backstage after they performed during the closing ceremony for the Olympic culture festival in Beijing July 15, 2007. The band's manager claims 20088, whose members are seven-years-old, to be the youngest professional rock band in China. The band has performed in some Olympic related events as all of the members will reach the lucky age of eight in 2008, the year of the Beijing Olympics. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Locals fight to get food donated by a local charity at Karamdad Qureshi village in Dera Ghazi Khan district of Punjab province, Pakistan, August 21, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Locals fight to get food donated by a local charity at Karamdad Qureshi village in Dera Ghazi Khan district of Punjab province, Pakistan, August 21, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Locals fight to get food donated by a local charity at Karamdad Qureshi village in Dera Ghazi Khan district of Punjab province, Pakistan, August 21, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Patients with their eyes bandaged sit after their cataract surgeries at a hospital of the Aravind Eye Care System in Madurai, in India's Tamil Nadu state March 3, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Patients with their eyes bandaged sit after their cataract surgeries at a hospital of the Aravind Eye Care System in Madurai, in India's Tamil Nadu state March 3, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Patients with their eyes bandaged sit after their cataract surgeries at a hospital of the Aravind Eye Care System in Madurai, in India's Tamil Nadu state March 3, 2010. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A young Chinese athletes excercise at a gymnastic hall at the Beijing Shichahai sports school December 21, 2004. The school is the biggest sports boarding school in the Chinese capital and has a history of training the country's future Olympic hopefuls. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A young Chinese athletes excercise at a gymnastic hall at the Beijing Shichahai sports school December 21, 2004. The school is the biggest sports boarding school in the Chinese capital and has a history of training the country's future Olympic...more

A young Chinese athletes excercise at a gymnastic hall at the Beijing Shichahai sports school December 21, 2004. The school is the biggest sports boarding school in the Chinese capital and has a history of training the country's future Olympic hopefuls. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Farmer Wu Yulu drives his rickshaw pulled by a his self-made walking robot near his home in a village at the outskirts of Beijing January 8, 2009. This robot is the latest and largest development of hobby inventor Wu, who started to build robots in 1986, made of wire, metal, screws and nails found in rubbish sites. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Farmer Wu Yulu drives his rickshaw pulled by a his self-made walking robot near his home in a village at the outskirts of Beijing January 8, 2009. This robot is the latest and largest development of hobby inventor Wu, who started to build robots in...more

Farmer Wu Yulu drives his rickshaw pulled by a his self-made walking robot near his home in a village at the outskirts of Beijing January 8, 2009. This robot is the latest and largest development of hobby inventor Wu, who started to build robots in 1986, made of wire, metal, screws and nails found in rubbish sites. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>An altar boy prays during Christmas mass at a Catholic church in Donghe village, Shanxi province December 24, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

An altar boy prays during Christmas mass at a Catholic church in Donghe village, Shanxi province December 24, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

An altar boy prays during Christmas mass at a Catholic church in Donghe village, Shanxi province December 24, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A school class walks towards the gate of the former Nazi concentration camp Sachsenhausen, about 50 kilometers from Berlin, on January 27, 1998.  REUTERS/Reinhard Krause</p>

A school class walks towards the gate of the former Nazi concentration camp Sachsenhausen, about 50 kilometers from Berlin, on January 27, 1998. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

A school class walks towards the gate of the former Nazi concentration camp Sachsenhausen, about 50 kilometers from Berlin, on January 27, 1998. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>A Chinese construction worker makes final touches in a newly built skyscraper in Beijing's financial district December 24, 2004. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

A Chinese construction worker makes final touches in a newly built skyscraper in Beijing's financial district December 24, 2004. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

A Chinese construction worker makes final touches in a newly built skyscraper in Beijing's financial district December 24, 2004. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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<p>Ethnic Tibetans ride their motorcycle on a snow covered road on their way to a ceremony at a monastery in Aba, in Sichuan province, February 20, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause </p>

Ethnic Tibetans ride their motorcycle on a snow covered road on their way to a ceremony at a monastery in Aba, in Sichuan province, February 20, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

Ethnic Tibetans ride their motorcycle on a snow covered road on their way to a ceremony at a monastery in Aba, in Sichuan province, February 20, 2008. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause

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