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    Afghan children play on a damaged Soviet tank on the outskirts of Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Nov 13, 2012.
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    Food is placed on the main stage as Sadhus and Hindu men celebrate Diwali at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Nov. 14, 2012 in London. Diwali, which marks the start of the Hindu New Year, is being celebrated by thousands of Hindu men, women and children in the Neasden mandir, which was the first traditional Hindu temple to open in Europe.
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    Police clash with demonstrators during a protest against Italian Government austerity measures in Rome, Nov. 14, 2012. Workers across Europe sought to present a united front against rampant unemployment and government spending cuts with a string of strikes and demonstrations across the region. Protesters clashed with police in various demonstrations in Rome, Milan, Turin, Padua and Brescia.
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    Totality is seen during the solar eclipse at Palm Cove, Nov. 14, 2012 in Palm Cove, Australia. Thousands of eclipse-watchers have gathered in part of North Queensland to enjoy the solar eclipse, the first in Australia in a decade.
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    Track riders head out onto the track for some track work ahead of the Melbourne Cup, Nov. 5, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.
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    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Defense Minister Ehud Barak visit the northern border with Syria Nov. 14, 2012 in Israel. Netanyahu asserted that Israel would defend its border as the Syrian civil war threatened to destabilize the region.
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    Thousands of people from France and Belgium demonstrate during an anti-austerity protest in Lille, France, Nov. 14, 2012. Trade unions lead nationwide strikes and anti-austerity protests across Europe today.
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    A four-day old newborn silverback gorilla holds onto his mother gorilla in the Ramat Gan safari, near Tel Aviv, Israel, Nov. 14, 2012.
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    People watch as the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is raised into position on Nov. 14, 2012 in New York City. The tree, an 80-year old Norway Spruce, was donated by Joe Balku of Flanders, New Jersey. It weighs approximately 10 tons, measures 80 feet tall and is 50 feet in diameter. The official tree-lighting ceremony will be Nov. 28.
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    A military delegate walks down stairs at the Great Hall of the People during the closing ceremony of the Communist Party Congress in Beijing, Nov. 14, 2012. The week-long Communist Party Congress will end with a transition of power to Vice President Xi Jinping, who will govern for the coming decade amid growing pressure for reform of the communist regime's iron-clad grip on power.
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    Morning mist floats above the water of Lake Orfu, decorated with autumn colours, at Orfu, 206 kms south of Budapest, Hungary, Nov. 14, 2012.
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    Columns of smoke rise following an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, Nov. 14, 2012. Palestinian witnesses say Israeli airstrikes have hit a series of targets across Gaza City, shortly after the assassination of the top Hamas commander. Hamas security officials say two Hamas training facilities were among the targets in the bombings.
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