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    Bulgarian-born artist Christo (R), the large-scale environmental artist, is accompanied by photographer Wolfgang Volz during the opening of Christo's Big Air Package exhibit, March 15, 2013 in Oberhausen, Germany. Christo's newest work was created in a former gas storage facility and is made from 5.3 tons of translucent material covering 20,350 sq. meters and shaped with 4,500 meters of cable.
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    An anti-government protester is engulfed in flames when the petrol bomb in his hand caught fire after being shot by riot police during clashes in Sanabis, Bahrain, March 14, 2013. Government opponents observed a "Dignity Strike" by blocking roads, shops, protesting and staying home from work and school.
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    Jordanian children light candles and release balloons during Solidarity With Syrian Children Event, in the historic site of the Citadel on March 14, 2013 in Amman, Jordan. The event, organized by Save The Children, follows a report by the organization stating that Syrian children are under constant risk of malnutrition, disease and trauma.
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    A Franciscan friar leans against the tomb of Saint Francis of Assisi as he prays during a mass at the Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi on March 15, 2013 in Assisi, Italy. Cardinal Jorge Mario Begoglio took the name Pope Francis after Saint Francis of Assisi who had renounced a life of privilege, gave away all his possessions, wore coarse woolen clothes and took a life of poverty.
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    Hungarians watch as a parade to celebrate Hungary's National Day passes by in Targu Secuiesc, March 15, 2013. Thousands of ethnic Hungarians from the central Transylvanian region of Romania gather in a celebration to mark the 1848 Hungarian Revolution.
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    Memphis forward D.J. Stephens, top, fouls Tulane forward Kendall Timmons (22) and falls over him in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Conference USA tournament in Tulsa, Okla., March 14, 2013. Memphis won 81-68. Memphis forwards Adonis Thomas (4) and Shaq Goodwin (5) watch the play.
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    Indian army soldiers spit fire as they perform the mallakhamb, a traditional Indian gymnastic sport, during a display of skills at Officers Training Academy in Chennai, India, March 15, 2013.
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    Pilgrims carry a cross in St Peter's Square on March 15, 2013 in Vatican, Vatican City. The inauguration mass of Pope Francis, the first ever Latin American Pontiff, will be held on March 19, 2013 in Vatican City. The Pope met with cardinals earlier on his second day as Pontif.
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    A South Korean child holds a candle during a rally denouncing the annual joint military exercises by South Korean and American soldiers, in Seoul, South Korea, March 15, 2013. Pyongyang's most recent threats follow U.N. sanctions imposed last week over its third nuclear test, which was conducted Feb. 12.
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