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Tourists stand on the Salar salt lake of Uyuni before the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally 2014, that will run from Salta to Uyuni, January 11, 2014. Picture taken January 11, 2014.


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SPLA soldiers sing as they celebrate in Bentiu, Unity state January 12, 2014. South Sudan's army said on Friday it had regained the rebel-held town of Bentiu, restoring government control of Unity state where oil production had been halted by fighting. The rebels said they made a "tactical withdrawal" from Bentiu to avoid civilian casualties.


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Michael Douglas poses backstage with the award for Best Actor in a Mini-Series or TV Movie for his role in "Behind the Candelabra" at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California January 12, 2014.


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School children perform yoga before the inauguration of the international kite festival in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad January 12, 2014.


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An anti-government protester,in the colours of Thailand's national flag, holds two of the country's flags as his group arrives to block one of city's the key intersections as a part of their attempt to "shutdown" Bangkok, January 12, 2014. The leader of a movement trying to topple Thailand's government said he would call off his protest if civil war threatened to break out but rejected any compromise with the government ahead of a planned "shutdown" of the capital.


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A passenger, not wearing pants, waits for a subway train during the "No Pants Subway Ride" in Prague January 12, 2014. The event is an annual flash mob and occurs in different cities around the world in January, according to its organisers.


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Activists from a human rights group known as National Commission for Justice and Peace form a peace sign during a demonstration demanding to effort for peace in the country, in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, Jan 12, 2014.

K.M. Chaudary/AP

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Villagers ride motorcycles as they evacuate after ash from Mount Sinabung hit their homes at Sigarang-Garang village in Karo district, Indonesia's North Sumatra province, January 12, 2014. More than 22,000 villagers have been evacuated since authorities raised the alert status for the volcano to the highest level in November 2013, local media reported on Friday.


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Palestinian policemen stand near burning tyres set ablaze by demonstrators outside Jalazoun refugee camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah January 12, 2014. At least 50 people were hurt on Sunday in a clash between Palestinian police and residents of the refugee camp protesting against a strike in a U.N. aid agency that has paralysed services, police and an ambulance service said. The demonstration was the most violent in a series of protests stemming from a strike for higher pay by local employees of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA).


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A marine rescue worker photographs a sperm whale that washed up on Portobello beach in Edinburgh, Scotland, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. Police in Scotland and a Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, SSPCA, team were called to Portobello beach near the Rockville hotel in Joppa, Edinburgh, at around 7.30 am Saturday. A spokeswoman said the animal is dead and arrangements are being made with Edinburgh City Council to remove it from the water.

Andrew Milligan/AP

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A worker stands beside an excavator digging for nickel ore at Mobi Jaya Persada's nickel mining area at Dampala village in Marowali, central Sulawesi January 12, 2014. Hundreds of small Indonesian mines, like nickel miner Mobi Jaya Persada, are preparing for the worst after the government imposed a controversial mineral export ban on Sunday that could force them to close down.


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A dog makes his way through the misty fog at a park in Toronto on Saturday, January 11, 2014.


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Porto's Luis Carneiro (C) tries to control the ball near Benfica's goalkeeper Jan Oblak (L) and Maxi Pereira during their Portuguese Premier League soccer match at Luz stadium in Lisbon January 12, 2014.


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Members of the Knesset guard carry the coffin of late Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon at the Knesset, Israel's Parliament, in Jerusalem, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014. Sharon, the hard-charging Israeli general and prime minister who was admired and hated for his battlefield exploits and ambitions to reshape the Middle East, died Saturday, eight years after a stroke left him in a coma from which he never awoke. He was 85.

Sebastian Scheiner/AP

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A man without pants and wearing a mask sits in a subway train during the "No Pants Subway Ride" in Mexico City January 12, 2014. The event is an annual flash mob and occurs in different cities around the world in January, according to its organizers.


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An Afghan girl carrying her sister takes a walk in a makeshift camp on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. With millions of dollars in foreign aid flooding into the country, many Afghans still live in makeshift camps.

Rahmat Gul/AP

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