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<p>Belarussian hockey players from Dinamo Minsk attend a commemorative event at the Minsk-Arena sports complex in Minsk, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko </p>

Belarussian hockey players from Dinamo Minsk attend a commemorative event at the Minsk-Arena sports complex in Minsk, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Belarussian hockey players from Dinamo Minsk attend a commemorative event at the Minsk-Arena sports complex in Minsk, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>A woman reacts as she holds a portrait of Daniil Sobchenko, a member of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) Russian ice hockey team Lokomotiv, during a commemorative event at the Minsk-Arena sports complex in Minsk, Belarus, September 8, 2011.

REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko</p>

A woman reacts as she holds a portrait of Daniil Sobchenko, a member of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) Russian ice hockey team Lokomotiv, during a commemorative event at the Minsk-Arena sports complex in Minsk, Belarus, September 8,...more

A woman reacts as she holds a portrait of Daniil Sobchenko, a member of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) Russian ice hockey team Lokomotiv, during a commemorative event at the Minsk-Arena sports complex in Minsk, Belarus, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>A fan of Russian ice hockey team Lokomotiv carries debris he found near the site of a plane crash outside the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky </p>

A fan of Russian ice hockey team Lokomotiv carries debris he found near the site of a plane crash outside the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

A fan of Russian ice hockey team Lokomotiv carries debris he found near the site of a plane crash outside the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

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<p>A fan of Lokomotiv ice hockey team grieves near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky</p>

A fan of Lokomotiv ice hockey team grieves near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

A fan of Lokomotiv ice hockey team grieves near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

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<p>A woman places a stalk of rose on the ground in the village of Tunoshna where a Yak-42 aircraft crashed outside Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011.

REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov</p>

A woman places a stalk of rose on the ground in the village of Tunoshna where a Yak-42 aircraft crashed outside Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

A woman places a stalk of rose on the ground in the village of Tunoshna where a Yak-42 aircraft crashed outside Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>Rescue divers work next to the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool </p>

Rescue divers work next to the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool

Rescue divers work next to the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool

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<p>Rescue specialists work at the site of a plane crash near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool </p>

Rescue specialists work at the site of a plane crash near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool

Rescue specialists work at the site of a plane crash near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool

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<p>People light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

People light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

People light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>A photograph taken with a mobile phone shows emergency workers searching the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. 

REUTERS/Andrei Gorshkov</p>

A photograph taken with a mobile phone shows emergency workers searching the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Andrei Gorshkov

A photograph taken with a mobile phone shows emergency workers searching the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Andrei Gorshkov

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<p>The Lokomotive Yaroslavl hockey team of the Continental Hockey League (KHL) posing for a team photo in August. The plane was carrying the team to a season-opening match. 



REUTERS/Agentstvo KHL</p>

The Lokomotive Yaroslavl hockey team of the Continental Hockey League (KHL) posing for a team photo in August. The plane was carrying the team to a season-opening match. REUTERS/Agentstvo KHL

The Lokomotive Yaroslavl hockey team of the Continental Hockey League (KHL) posing for a team photo in August. The plane was carrying the team to a season-opening match. REUTERS/Agentstvo KHL

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<p>Alexander Kalyanin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Alexander Kalyanin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Alexander Kalyanin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Alexander Vasyunov of team Lokomotiv. 

REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Alexander Vasyunov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Alexander Vasyunov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Alexander Romanovsky of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Alexander Romanovsky of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Alexander Romanovsky of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Alexander Vyukhin of team Lokomotiv. 

REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Alexander Vyukhin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Alexander Vyukhin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Girls light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov</p>

Girls light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Girls light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>People light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash during a service in cathedral in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

 REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

People light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash during a service in cathedral in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

People light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash during a service in cathedral in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>Men light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011.  REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

Men light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Men light candles in memory of victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>Rescue specialists lift the wreckage of a plane which crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky </p>

Rescue specialists lift the wreckage of a plane which crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

Rescue specialists lift the wreckage of a plane which crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky

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<p>Andrey Kiryukhin of team Lokomotiv. 

REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Andrey Kiryukhin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Andrey Kiryukhin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Daniil Sobchenko of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Daniil Sobchenko of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Daniil Sobchenko of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Gennady Churilov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Gennady Churilov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Gennady Churilov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Ivan Krasnov of team Lokomotiv. 



REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Ivan Krasnov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Ivan Krasnov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Ivan Tkachenko of team Lokomotiv.


REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Ivan Tkachenko of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Ivan Tkachenko of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Players of Salavat Yulaev Ufa (R) and Atlant, from the Moscow region, observe a minute of silence during their stopped opening match in Ufa, September 7, 2011.



REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Players of Salavat Yulaev Ufa (R) and Atlant, from the Moscow region, observe a minute of silence during their stopped opening match in Ufa, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Players of Salavat Yulaev Ufa (R) and Atlant, from the Moscow region, observe a minute of silence during their stopped opening match in Ufa, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>People light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. The poster reads: "Forever with us". REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

People light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. The poster reads: "Forever with us". REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

People light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near the ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. The poster reads: "Forever with us". REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>Emergency workers search the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. 

REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Emergency workers search the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

Emergency workers search the wreckage of a plane that crashed near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Fans shout slogans as they march through a city commemorating the victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

Fans shout slogans as they march through a city commemorating the victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Fans shout slogans as they march through a city commemorating the victims of a plane crash, in downtown Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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<p>Jan Marek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Jan Marek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Jan Marek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Karel Rachunek of team Lokomotiv. 


REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Karel Rachunek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Karel Rachunek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Karlis Skrastins of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Karlis Skrastins of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Karlis Skrastins of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Josef Vasicek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Josef Vasicek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Josef Vasicek of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Marat Kalimullin of team Lokomotiv. 


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Marat Kalimullin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Marat Kalimullin of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>Maxim Shuvalov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL</p>

Maxim Shuvalov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

Maxim Shuvalov of team Lokomotiv. REUTERS/Fotoagentstvo KHL

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<p>People bring flowers to the site of a plane crash near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sergei Korolyov</p>

People bring flowers to the site of a plane crash near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sergei Korolyov

People bring flowers to the site of a plane crash near the Russian city of Yaroslavl, September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sergei Korolyov

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<p>Young women light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. 

REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov </p>

Young women light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Young women light candles to commemorate the victims of a plane crash near ice hockey arena in Yaroslavl, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

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