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Feb. 14, 2014. Maria Rodriguez (L) and Edor Philogene wait to wed at the group Valentine's day wedding ceremony at the National Croquet Center on in West Palm Beach, Florida. Feb. 14, 2014 March 12, 2014 3 Click to continue

Feb. 14, 2014. Druse women walk down the stairs during a rally, demanding the return of the Golan Heights, captured by Israel in 1967, close to the Syrian border in Majdal Shams, Golan Heights. Feb. 14, 2014 March 12, 2014 4 Click to continue

Feb. 14, 2014. Tens of thousands of Thais and Buddhist monks attend Makha Bucha ceremonies at Wat Phra Dhammakaya on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand. Feb. 14, 2014 March 12, 2014 5 Click to continue

Feb 14, 2014. The International Space Station flies in front of a full moon as seen from Salgotarjan, 109 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary. Feb. 14, 2014 March 12, 2014 6 Click to continue

Feb. 14, 2014. First-placed Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu bows after the flower ceremony for the figure skating men's free skating program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi, Russia. Feb. 14, 2014 March 12, 2014 7 Click to continue

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Feb. 15, 2014. Bahraini pro-democracy protesters hold up a large banner in the colors of their national flag with the words, "we will be there for Bahrain," during a march near Barbar, west of the capital of Manama, Bahrain. Feb. 15, 2014 March 12, 2014 9 Click to continue

Feb. 15, 2014. A relative of a missing Kashmiri youth takes part in a silent protest, organized by Association of Parents of Disappeared People (APDP), in Srinagar, India. Feb. 15, 2014 March 12, 2014 10 Click to continue

Feb. 15, 2014. A Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) government soldier from the 2nd Battalion rests under a tree at the SPLA headquarters in Nyang, in the county of Yirol East, South Sudan. Feb. 15, 2014 March 12, 2014 11

Rebel fighters walk in a rebel-controlled territory in Upper Nile State February 15, 2014. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic Feb. 15, 2014 March 12, 2014 12

A model removes her shoes as she presents a creation from the Sibling Autumn/Winter 2014 collection during London Fashion Week February 15, 2014. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett Feb. 15, 2014 March 12, 2014 13

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Feb. 16, 2014. Residents attend a Sunday Christian mass at Yirol church, South Sudan. Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 15

An aerial view as Deanna Irvin sledboards on a sand hill outside Moab, Utah, February 16, 2014. Temperatures in southeastern Utah were in the upper 60's Fahrenheit over the Presidents' Day holiday weekend. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 16

A female Bengali white tiger drags a man by his shirt after the man climbed into the enclosure, at a zoo in Chengdu, Sichuan province, China February 16, 2014. The man was slightly injured and was taken away by police after zoo staff tranquilized two female Bengali white tigers, local media reported. REUTERS/China Daily Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 17

An aerial view of Pandansari village is seen from a mosque covered with ash from the eruption of Mount Kelud in Malang, Indonesia's East Java province February 16, 2014. More than 56,000 people were forced to flee their homes and four people were killed when Mount Kelud erupted late on Thursday in East Java province, coating cities and airports as far as 500 kilometers away in a layer of ash and stranding thousands of passengers. REUTERS/Sigit Pamungkas Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 18

Urban landscape taken in the flooded Somerset village of Moorland February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 19

Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 20 A villager walks next to the houses were the ash from the eruption of Mount Kelud covered in the village in Malang East Java province Ngantang of Indonesia, on 16 February, 2014

: A woman laughs as she slides down a ramp on a plastic bag with other residents amid snowfalls in Lanzhou, Gansu Province, China February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 21

Builder Derek Bristow, 64, poses outside his house with one of the photos he will rescue first if the flood water rises any further in his house, in the flooded Somerset village of Moorland February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 22

A firefighter attempts to extinguish a fire which broke out on piles of reed at a paper factory in Changde, Hunan province, China February 16, 2014. No casualty was reported, according to local media. REUTERS/Stringer Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 23

Jamaica's Winston Watts and Marvin Dixon speed down the track during the two-man bobsleigh event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, at the Sanki Sliding Center in Rosa Khutor February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Fabrizio BenschFeb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 24

Athletes practice before the men's biathlon 15km mass start event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 16, 2014. The race was postponed until Monday due to adverse weather conditions. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 25

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Sweden's Marcus Hellner celebrates after crossing the finish line during the men's cross-country 4 x 10km relay event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 27

Feb. 16, 2014. People gather at the site where a passenger train derailed after a blast in Pakistan's southern Kashmore district. Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 28

Feb. 16, 2014. Filipino firemen take a rest after controlling a fire in Manila, Philippines. Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 29

February 16, 2014. Drums queen Thalia Cristina walks into an office space at a Jacarezinho samba school practice session ahead of Carnival celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 30

A bulldozer removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. Scores of Ukrainian anti- government protesters ended a two-month-old occupation of city hall in the capital Kiev on Sunday to meet a government amnesty offer. REUTERS/Vlad Sodel Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 31

An anti-government protester removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. Ukrainian anti-government protesters ended a two-month-old occupation of city hall in the capital Kiev on Sunday to meet an amnesty offer aimed at easing a stand-off over President Viktor Yanukovich's rule. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 32

Free Syrian Army fighters crawl during clashes with forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the town of Souran in the north Hama countryside February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 33

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People reach out to touch Pope Francis as he arrives for his pastoral visit at the Saint Tommaso parish in the outskirts of Rome February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Remo Casilli Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 35

Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie arrive at the British Academy of Film and Arts (BAFTA) awards ceremony at the Royal Opera House in London February 16, 2014.REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 36

A car that is completely inundated by snow and ice that have accumulated from recent storms is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York February 16, 2014.REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 37

A woman carries a dog through flood water on a residential street in Egham in southern England February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Neil Hall Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 38

A participant runs past an old residential zone on the Connaught Road West flyover while competing in the Hong Kong Marathon February 16,2014. More than 75,000 people took part in the 10-km, half-marathon and marathon races in the territory on Sunday, organisers said. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 39

Members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force remove snow covering a car parked at a residential area stranded by heavy snow in Yamanashi prefecture, west of Tokyo, in this handout picture taken on February 16, 2014 and released on February 17, 2014 by the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force. Heavy snow hit Tokyo and other parts of eastern Japan over the weekend, leaving 12 people dead, hundreds of thousands of households without electricity, and causing major disruptions to air and ground traffic. REUTERS/The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force/Handout via Reuters Feb. 16, 2014 March 12, 2014 40

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Munduruku Indian warriors search for illegal gold mines and miners in their territory near the Das Tropas river, a major tributary of the Tapajos and Amazon rivers in western Para state, Brazil January 17, 2014. The Munduruku tribe has seen their land encroached on by wildcat miners in search of gold, and the tribe's leaders travelled to the capital Brasilia last year to demand the federal government remove non-indigenous miners from their territory. Rather than wait for a court decision to start the process - which could take years - the Munduruku decided to take matters into their own hands and expel the wildcat miners. REUTERS/Lunae Parracho Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 42

Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 43 Cast a ballet troupe of China posing in a photo shoot in front of the iconic architecture of Australia, the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge in Sydney.

Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 44 Tourists sunbathe on the beaches in the Red Sea resort of Eilat, one of Israel's most famous resort.

Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 45 A miner suspected of illegal work to talk to emergency personnel after the outburst from an abandoned gold mine in Benoni, East of Johannesburg, South Africa.

Feb. 17, 2014. Israel's President Shimon Peres waits for the arrival of his Peruvian counterpart Ollanta Humala (not pictured) before their meeting in Jerusalem. Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 46

Feb. 17, 2014. Anti-government protesters simulate an execution scene during a protest in Sarajevo. Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 47

Feb. 17, 2014. A boy sits by the edges of a window at Ouango, in Bangui, Central African Republic. Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 48

Belarus' Anton Kushnir competes during the men's freestyle skiing aerials qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 17, 2014.REUTERS/Dylan Martinez Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 49

A man sits next to a window of a restaurant on the 70th floor of a skyscraper as the Guangzhou TV Tower is seen through thick hazy at the central business district in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China February 17, 2014. According to an emergency response plan on heavy air pollution, an odd-even ban on car use will be implemented in Guangzhou during a red alert of air pollution, which means air quality index (AQI) exceeds 300 in the following 48 hours, the municipal government announced in January, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Alex Lee Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 50

A woman sits on a bench on a flooded Thames riverside path in Staines, southern England February 17, 2014. Engulfing towns and countryside, floods have triggered the biggest rescue operation in Britain since World War Two. Tens of thousands have been left without power, others evacuated from their homes after the wettest January on record pushed river banks to breaking point. There is now concern that the unrelenting bad weather could be severe enough to dent Britain's economic recovery. REUTERS/Toby Melville Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 51

Soldiers stand guard at the temporary office of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra during a protest in Bangkok February 17, 2014. Hundreds of unpaid Thai rice farmers swarmed around the office on Monday, threatening to storm the building if the beleaguered premier did not come out and speak to them. The escalation of the protest by farmers, who have not been paid for crops sold to the government under a state rice-buying scheme that helped sweep Yingluck's Puea Thai Party to power, came as thousands of demonstrators seeking to unseat the prime minister surrounded the government's headquarters. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 52

Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 53 Model Collection design demos/East of Carlos Diez in the Madrid fashion week in Madrid, Spain, on 17 February, 2014.

Palestinian Hamas militants march during a training exercise in Gaza February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 54

African migrants gesture behind a fence during a protest against Israel's detention policy towards them, at Holot, Israel's southern Negev desert detention center February 17, 2014. Israel opened Holot as part of its bid to rid itself of some of the 50,000 African migrants, mostly Sudanese and Eritreans who have entered its territory illegally since around 2007. REUTERS/Amir CohenFeb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 55

Police officers help passengers disembark from the hijacked Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 702 at Cointrin Airport in Geneva February 17, 2014. Swiss authorities detained the hijacker of the Ethiopian Airlines flight that was forced to land at Geneva's international airport on Monday and police said all passengers were unhurt. Passengers left the plane parked near the end of the runway and were checked by police as they held their hands on their necks, before boarding a bus, a Reuters witness said. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 56

An opposition supporter shouts at a riot police officer during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas February 17, 2014. Venezuela ordered the expulsion of three U.S. diplomats on Monday on charges of recruiting university students to lead demonstrations that have left three dead in the OPEC nation's most serious violence since President Nicolas Maduro's election in April. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 57

A police officer talks to a man during an inspection to combat against crimes involving prostitution, gambling and drugs, inside a massage room at a bath centre in Qingdao, Shandong province, China February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 58

Feb. 17, 2014. Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the United States celebrate their first place following the flower ceremony in the ice dance free dance figure skating finals at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi, Russia.Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 59

Feb. 17, 2014. African asylum seekers and inmates of the Holot Detention centre stand at the fence of the facility during a protest in Holot, Israel. Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 60

Workers are pictured inside the Arena da Baixada soccer stadium as it is being built to host matches of the 2014 World Cup in Curitiba, February 17, 2014. The Arena da Baixada is one of five Brazilian stadiums running behind schedule, having missed a December deadline for completion, and FIFA will announce on February 18 whether or not it will keep Curitiba as a host city or change its scheduled matches to another city. REUTERS/Rodolfo Buhrer Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 61

Cara Delevingne leads models as they present creations from the Burberry Prorsum Autumn/Winter 2014 collection during London Fashion Week February 17, 2014.REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett Feb. 17, 2014 March 12, 2014 62

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Feb. 18, 2014. A wax figure of former U.S. first lady Nancy Reagan with former U.S. President Ronald Reagan is unveiled for the first time at Madame Tussauds in Washington, D.C. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 64

Anti-government protesters throw Molotov cocktails as they attack an office of the pro-presidential Party of the Regions in Kiev, February 18, 2014. Several thousand anti- government protesters clashed with police near Ukraine's parliament on Tuesday, torching vehicles and hurling stones in the worst violence to rock the capital Kiev in more than three weeks. As the clashes extended into early afternoon, protesters ransacked a nearby office of Viktor Yanukovich's Party of the Regions. REUTERS/Maksym Kudymets Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 65

Austria's Michaela Kirchgasser clears a gate during the second run of the women's alpine skiing giant slalom event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 18, 2014. Picture taken with multiple exposure function. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 66

Yard Manager Joel Landon-Lane carries a compressed block of aluminum cans at a metal recycling facility in Sydney, February 18, 2014. Aluminum producer Alcoa Inc said it will close its Point Henry smelter and two rolling mills in Australia, underscoring the dire market conditions facing producers amid a flood of new Chinese capacity. REUTERS/Jason Reed Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 67

Japan's Taihei Kato crashes after his competition round jump of the large hill ski jumping portion of the Nordic Combined individual Gundersen 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Dalder Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 68

Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 69 The race across the desert in the first leg of the bicycle race Tour of Oman, 168.5 km from Fort Suwaiq to al-al-Naseem Park North Park in Batna Province, north of the capital Muscat.

Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 70 Anti-government protesters throwing petrol bombs on security personnel in the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Kyiv clashes. Thousands of anti-government protesters clashed with police near the Ukrainian parliament, burning cars and throwing stones in the worst violence shook the capital over the past 3 weeks.

Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 71 Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah listen to his speech during a rally in Jalalabad campaign.

Feb. 18, 2014. Anti-government protesters clash with the police during their storming of Independence Square in Kiev. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 72

Smoke and facilities of a steel mill are seen through a broken window of an abandoned residential building on a hazy day in Fengnan district of Tangshan, Hebei province, China February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 73

Feb. 18, 2014. Thai police officers prepare to march forward in an attempt to push back anti-government protestors near the Government House in Bangkok. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 74

Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 75 The bush smoldering after a fire in Taman Bukit Melawati park in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Deividas Stagniunas of Lithuania carried Isabella Tobias around the ice to impress the judges Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 76

Mac Bohonnon of Madison, Conn., was a last-minute addition to the United States freestyle ski team. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 77

Nathalie Pechalat and Fabian Bourzat of France finished fourth in ice dancing. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 78

Free Syrian Army fighters sit inside a room in Deir al-Zor, eastern Syria February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 79

Fireworks explode near anti-government protester during clashes with riot police at the Independence Square in Kiev February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 80

Anti-government protesters attempt to break a door inside an office of the pro-presidential Party of the Regions in Kiev, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kravchenko/Pool Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 81

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez gets into a National Guard armored vehicle in Caracas February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 82

An aerial view of a peripheral road that serves as the city's protection from flooding is seen partially in Trinidad, Beni department, February 18, 2014, in this handout photo provided by the Bolivian Presidency. REUTERS/Bolivian Presidency/Handout via Reuters Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 83

Ultra-orthodox Jewish bride Rivka Hannah Krois walks behind a curtain towards her groom Aaron Krois (front) after their traditional wedding ceremony in the Mea Shearim neighborhood of Jerusalem February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 84

Britain's Prince Charles, wearing a traditional Saudi attire, attends the traditional Saudi dance, known as 'Arda', which was performed during Janadriya culture festival at Der'iya in Riyadh, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/ Fayez Nureldine Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 85

Norway's Magnus Hovdal Moan reacts, as compatriot Joergen Graabak finishes first, while Germany's Fabian Riessle and compatriot Bjoern Kircheisen follow behind in the cross country race of the Nordic Combined individual Gundersen 10 km event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 86

Czech Republic's Ondrej Moravec celebrates after crossing the finish line during the men's biathlon 15 km mass start event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 87

Feb. 18, 2014. Citizens take cover as shots are fired during clashes between anti-government protesters and the police near the Government House in Bangkok. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 88

A person walks in the snow near the freestyle skiing venue before the men's snowboard cross qualification round at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 89

Thai police officers react after an explosion during clashes with anti- government protesters near Government House in Bangkok February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 90

A model presents a creation from the Helen Lawrence Fashion East Autumn/Winter 2014 collection during London Fashion Week February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Suzanne PlunkettFeb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 91

Anti-government protesters throw missiles during clashes with riot police at the Independence Square in Kiev February 18, 2014. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 92

Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai leaves after speaking at a news conference at the Zaatri refugee camp, in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 93

Serena Williams smashes her racquet during her women's singles match against Ekaterina Makarova of Russia at the WTA Dubai Tennis Championships, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 94

Villagers walk on ash left behind after Mount Kelud erupted last week, at Karangrejo village, 5km (3.11 miles) from the volcano, in Blitar, Indonesia's East Java province February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Dwi Oblo Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 95

Police clash with anti-government protesters in Kiev on February 18, 2014 and fired rubber bullets at stone-throwing protesters as they demonstrated close to Ukraine's parliament in Kiev. Police also responded with smoke bombs after protesters hurled paving stones at them as they sought to get closer to the heavily- fortified parliament building. (Anatolii Boiko/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 96

Anti-government protesters are wounded after the clash with the police in Kiev on February 18, 2014. Police said seven officers died from gunshot wounds on Tuesday, while authorities and demonstrators said five civilians were also killed in the clashes, bringing the death toll to at least 16. Hundreds of people were injured, including dozens of police officers, some with serious wounds. (Okeksandr Ratushniak/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 97

Anti-government protesters clash with the police as they storm in the main Police City Office in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv on February 18, 2014. Anti- government protesters in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv on February 18 seized the regional administration building and police headquarters as clashes raged in Kiev, an AFP correspondent at the scene said. Some 500 demonstrators stormed the regional administration after bombarding it with stones before taking the control of the local police headquarters in the largely pro-EU city. (Yuriy Dyachyshyn/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 98

An anti-government protester is engulfed in flames during clashes with riot police outside Ukraine's parliament in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (Efrem Lukatsky/AP) # Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 99

Canada's Noah Bowman competes during the men's freestyle skiing halfpipe finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 18, 2014.REUTERS/Dylan Martinez Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 100

Ethnic Hui minority residents feed their cattle with water after digging a hole on a frozen pond in Shagang village of Xiji county, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China February 18, 2014. REUTERS/China Daily Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 101

A member of a heavily-armed militia group is seen with his weapon in Freedom Square in Benghazi, Libya February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 102

Opposition supporter Genesis Carmona is evacuated on a motorcycle after being shot in the head during a protest against Nicolas Maduro's government in Valencia, some 100 miles (160 km) from Caracas, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Mauricio Centeno- Notitarde Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 103

German Chancellor Angela Merkel watches a dance performance by Liana Wolf during a reception of German carnival societies at the Chancellery in Berlin February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 104

Feb. 18, 2014. Members of a South Korean fire department's rescue team search for victims in a collapsed building in the Mauna Ocean resort in Gyeongju, South Korea. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 105

Feb. 18, 2014. A statue of a cow stands on a balcony of a private home in Hanover, Germany. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 106

Feb. 18, 2014. A boat breaks through ice on Lake Michigan near Chicago. Feb. 18, 2014 March 12, 2014 107

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Winner Ted Ligety of the U.S. holds up his flag on the podium after the men's alpine skiing giant slalom event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 109

Civil defence members put out a fire at the site of an explosion in the southern suburbs of Beirut February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Khalil Hassan Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 110

A wounded anti-government protester is evacuated during clashes with riot police on Kiev's Independence Square on February 19, 2014. Protesters braced on February 19 for a fresh assault by riot police in central Kiev after a day of clashes left at least 25 people dead in the worst violence since the start of Ukraine's three-month political crisis. (Piero Quaranta/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 111

Anti-government protesters protected themselves with shields during clashes with riot police in Kiev's Independence Square, the epicenter of the country's current unrest, Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. The deadly clashes in Ukraine’s capital have drawn sharp reactions from Washington, generated talk of possible European Union sanctions and led to a Kremlin statement blaming Europe and the West. (Sergei Chuzavkov/AP) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 112

Anti-government protesters are outside the destroyed regional police office in Lviv February 19, 2014. Police said protesters had seized regional administration headquarters in the cities of Ivano-Frankivsk and Lviv. (Marian Striltsiv /Reuters) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 113

An aerial view shows Independence Square during clashes between anti-government protesters and Interior Ministry members and riot police in central Kiev February 19, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich warned his opponents on Wednesday that he could deploy force against them after what he called their attempt to "seize power" by means of "arson and murder". (Olga Yakimovich/Reuters) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 114

Anti-government protesters guard the perimeter of Independence Square on February 19, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine. After several weeks of calm, violence has again flared between police and anti-government protesters, who are calling for the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovych over corruption and an abandoned trade agreement with the European Union. (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 115

Anti-government protesters clash with the police on Independence Square in Kiev early on February 19, 2014. As dawn rose over Kiev's battered city center, protesters hurled paving stones and Molotov cocktails at lines of riot police that had pushed into the heart of the devastated protest camp on Independence Square. (Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 116

Feb. 19, 2014. Korea's Yuna Kim competes during the Figure Skating Women's Short Program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi, Russia. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 117

Feb. 19, 2014. Riot police officers stand on Independence Square during on-going anti-government protests in downtown Kiev, Ukraine. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 118

A hotel clerk looks out the lobby window at a barricade that was constructed on an adjacent street overnight near the perimeter of Independence Square on February 19, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine. (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 119

Protesters dig up cobblestones to use them against riot police on Kiev's Independence Square on February 19, 2014. (Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 120

A portrait of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich burns near the destroyed building of the security service in Lviv February 19, 2014. Opponents of Ukraine's president declared political autonomy in the major western city of Lviv on Wednesday after a night of violence when protesters seized public buildings and forced police to surrender. (Marian Striltsiv/Reuters) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 121

An anti-government protester uses a slingshot to throw stones towards riot police on Kiev's Independence Square on February 19, 2014. (Piero Quaranta/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 122

A man walks at the site of clashes between anti-government protesters with Interior Ministry and riot police in Kiev, February 19, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich accused pro-European opposition leaders on Wednesday of trying to seize power by force after at least 26 people died in the worst violence since the former Soviet republic gained independence. (Konstantin Grishin/Reuters) # Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 123

Supporters of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez are hit by police's water canon during a protest against Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas, Venezuela February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 124

Russian fans react as they watch a broadcast of the ice hockey quarter-final match between Russia and Finland in the Olympic Park during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 125

Russia's Yulia Lipnitskaya reacts at the end of her program during the Figure Skating Women's Short Program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, February 19, 2014.REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 126

South Sudanese girls displaced by the fighting collect their laundry from a barbed wire in a camp for displaced persons in the UNMISS compound in Tongping in Juba, South Sudan February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Andreea Campeanu Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 127

A gust of wind blows Pope Francis's mantle as he arrives to lead his Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican February 19, 2014.REUTERS/Max Rossi Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 128

People rest inside Mikhailovsky Zlatoverkhy Cathedral (St. Michael's golden-domed cathedral), which serves as a temporary shelter and a first-aid post for anti-government protesters, in Kiev February 19, 2014. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 129

French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a news conference after a joint Franco-German cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 130

Journalists and visitors look at skeletons of victims of the 1937 Nanjing massacre at the Nanjing Massacre Museum during a media trip, in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 131

An aerial view shows Independence Square during clashes between anti- government protesters and Interior Ministry members and riot police in central Kiev February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Olga Yakimovich Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 132

Water is seen draining into the Dan River from a coal ash pond at the site of the Duke Energy coal-fired power plant in Eden, North Carolina February 19, 2014.REUTERS/Chris Keane Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 133

Feb. 19, 2014. Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, left, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, second from left, along with other officials get ready to receive Bahrain King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa at the presidential palace in New Delhi, India. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 134

Feb. 19, 2014. Pakistani girls chase bubbles released by a vendor, in a slum in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 135

Singer Lorde performs at the BRIT Awards, celebrating British pop music, at the O2 Arena in London February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Toby Melville Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 136

Latvia's goalie Kristers Gudlevskis and Latvia's Kristaps Sotnieks combine to make a goal line save from Canada's Patrick Marleau in the third period of their men's quarter- finals ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 137

Feb. 19, 2014. Forza Italia party's Silvio Berlusconi leaves after a meeting with Italian premier-designate Matteo Renzi at the Lower Housee in Rome. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 138

Feb. 19, 2014. Julia Lipnitskaya of Russia competes in the women's short program figure skating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi, Russia. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 139

Feb. 19, 2014. An Afghan internally displaced girl looks through a window made of a broken car windshield at their home in a poor neighborhood in Kabul, Afghanistan. Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 140

Jang Choon, who has been selected as one of 82 participants of the reunion ceremony this Thursday, poses for photographs with a picture of his youngest brother Jang Ha-choon whom he will meet at a reunion ceremony, at his house in Namyangju, east of Seoul February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 141

Civilians run from the site of an explosion in the southern suburbs of Beirut February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Kheir Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 142

An anti-government protester stands near Thai soldiers guarding a Defence Ministry compound, which is serving as a temporary office for Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, in north Bangkok February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 143

TOPSHOTS Inmates play football in the courtyard of the prison facility in Rumbek, Lakes state, South Sudan, on February 19, 2014. Independent for nearly three years as of mid-last December when South Sudan fell into wide-spread, deadly ethnic violence the shortlived peace is seen to be sacrificed at the altar of a corrupt albeit fledgling government. Influenced principally by the two largest ethnic groups, Dinka and Nuer respectively, also traditionally fierce rivals -- government efforts to contain simmering intercommunal resentment, led to rifts within the ruling SPLM, according to US special envoy to Sudan and South Sudan, Donald Booth. AFP PHOTO/Tony KARUMBATONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 19, 2014 March 12, 2014 144

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Anti-government protesters carry an injured man on a stretcher after clashes with riot police in the Independence Square in Kiev February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 146

An injured man reacts as he is carried on a stretcher by anti-government protesters after clashes with riot police in the Independence Square in Kiev February 20, 2014.REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 147

An anti-government protester waves the national flag from the top of a statue during clashes with riot police in the Independence Square in Kiev February 20, 2014.REUTERS/Stringer Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 148

A priest performs the last rites on the body of an anti- government protester following clashes with riot police in Independence Square in Kiev February 20, 2014.REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 149

An anti-government protester stands watch at front-line barricades near Independence Square, on February 20, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine. After several weeks of calm, violence has again flared between anti-government protesters and police, with dozens killed. (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images) Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 150

A protestor stands near barricades during clashes with riot police in central Kiev on February 20. At least 25 protesters were killed on February 20 in fresh clashes between thousands of demonstrators and heavily armed riot police. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 151

A paramedic looks at the identification document of a killed anti- government protester, in central Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. A brief truce in Ukraine's embattled capital failed Thursday, spiraling into fierce clashes between police and anti-government protesters. (Darko Bandic/AP) # Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 152

Feb. 20, 2014. An injured man struggles to breathe as he is carried on a stretcher by anti-government protesters after clashes with riot police in the Independence Square in Kiev, Ukraine. Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 153

Feb. 20, 2014. A protester holds an Ukranian national flag from a burned building during a face-off against police in Kiev. Ukraine. Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 154

Feb. 20, 2014. Bodies of anti-government protesters killed in clashes with police lay at the Independence Square in Kiev, Ukraine. Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 155

People pray near the bodies of anti-government protesters killed during clashes with riot police in Kiev February 20, 2014. REUTERS/StringerFeb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 156

Feb. 20, 2014. Protesters burn as they stand behind burning barricades during clashes with police in Kiev, Ukraine. Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 157

A man rides his camel as he waits for tourists at the Giza pyramids area, south of Cairo, February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 158

A civilian, wounded by the impact of a rocket, sits on his bed at "Hopital de l'Amitie" in Bangui February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Luc Gnago Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 159

Feb. 20, 2014. The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System is seen in an aerial view on February 20, 2014 in the Mojave Desert in California near Primm, Nevada. The largest solar thermal power-tower system in the world, owned by NRG Energy, Google and BrightSource Energy, opened last week in the Ivanpah Dry Lake and uses 347,000 computer-controlled mirrors to focus sunlight onto boilers on top of three 459-foot towers, where water is heated to produce steam to power turbines providing power to more than 140,000 California homes. Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 160

Feb. 20, 2014. Israelis enjoy the beach under heavy fog at the Mediterranean Sea beach front in Tel Aviv, Israel.Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 161

Feb. 20, 2014. A boy stands on an airplane in the Christian Mpoko refugee camp in Bangui, Central African Republic. Feb. 20, 2014 March 12, 2014 162

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KIEV, UKRAINE - FEBRUARY 21: Women clean inside the partially burned Trade Unions Building, which has served as a de facto headquarters for anti-government protesters on Independence Square, on February 21, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukraine's president Viktor Yanukovych is thought to have reached a deal with the opposition to end the crisis, after all-night talks in Ukraine mediated by EU foreign ministers. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images) Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 164

TOPSHOTS A woman, member a group of women presenting themselves as anti-balaka and "Amazons" protecting their island from the members of the ex-Seleka, poses with a machete on the Mbongo Soa island, in Bangui, on February 21, 2014. The Central African Republic has been torn by bloody sectarian clashes since Muslim rebels ousted president Francois Bozize in March 2013 and replaced him with their leader Michel Djotodia, who was himself forced out last month. But violence has continued unabated since then between Christian vigilantes and minority Muslims who have fled the capital in their thousands in search of safety. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOURFRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 165

TOPSHOTS A man is dressed for his gunshot-wound, inflicted during a raid on his village in Panyijiar over two-weeks ago, on February 21, 2014 at a lone dispensary run by Germany-based humanitarian organisation Sign of Hope, in Unity state, central South Sudan. Thousands of Nuer tribes people are believed to have fled into the swamplands around Nyal district in Panyijiar after around 1,200 soldiers and a small army of young men swarmed, on February 7 to carry out a killing, looting and razing spree that left 60 dead and 26 wounded. In Panyjiar, an overwhelmingly Nuer area bordered by a Dinka majority, the only place to hide is the swamp, after a power struggle between leaders in the new nation's capital Juba in mid-December revived old ethnic tensions between South Sudan's largest Dinka tribe and secondary Nuer tribe. AFP PHOTO/Tony KARUMBATONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 166

Jake Turner, 8, portrays astronaut Neil Armstrong during the annual "Walk Through Time" Wax Museum, held on Feb. 21 at Stewart Elementary School in Stevensville, Mich. Third grade students dressed as a variety of historical figures after researching information about their lives and accomplishments. (Don Campbell/The Herald-Palladium via Associated Press) # Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 167

A priest holds a crucifix at a barricade in Kiev February 21, 2014. Violence flared again in Kiev on Friday as Ukraine's opposition politicians pondered a draft deal with Russian- backed President Viktor Yanukovich. (Baz Ratner/Reuters) # Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 168

An anti-government protester mans a barricade in Kiev February 21, 2014. Violence flared again in Kiev on Friday as Ukraine's opposition politicians pondered a draft deal with Russian-backed President Viktor Yanukovich. (David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters) # Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 169

Sweden's Anna Holmlund, Canada's Kelsey Serwa, Austria's Katrin Ofner and Switzerland's Fanny Smith competes during the women's freestyle skiing skicross semi-finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor February 21, 2014. Picture taken with multiple exposure function. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 170

Relatives of victims who were killed when a resort building collapsed, comfort each other at a group memorial altar in Gyeongju, about 235 miles southeast of Seoul, Korea. Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 171

Feb. 21, 2014.A scarecrow like mock anti-government protestor is pictured on a barricade between protestors and government forces in Kiev., Ukraine. Feb. 21, 2014 March 12, 2014 172

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A man attends a funeral service for two anti-government protesters who were killed after days of violence in Kiev February 22, 2014. Protesters seized the Kiev office of President Viktor Yanukovich on Saturday and the opposition demanded a new election be held by May, as the pro-Russian leader's grip on power rapidly eroded following bloodshed in the capital. (Baz Ratner/Reuters) # Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 174

Jaroslaw Seleznov, a protester from the Ukraine who was injured during clashes on in Kiev's Independence Square, is in a hospital room in Warsaw, Poland, 22 February 2014. Ukraine's Health Ministry said that the unrest in Kiev had claimed at least 77 lives since 18 February. Protest leaders put the death toll higher and doctors affiliated with the opposition said more than 100 people died in clashes on 20 February. (Radek Pietruszka/EPA) # Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 175

Flowers are left at a barricade in memory of anti-government protesters killed in recent clashes in central Kiev February 22, 2014. Ukraine's parliament voted on Saturday to remove President Viktor Yanukovich, who abandoned his Kiev office to protesters and denounced what he described as a coup after a week of fighting in the streets of the capital. (Vasily Fedosenko/Reuters) # Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 176

An anti-government protester in the Independence Square in Kiev on February 22, 2014. Protesters seized the Kiev office of President Viktor Yanukovich on Saturday and the opposition demanded a new election be held by May, as the pro-Russian leader's grip on power rapidly eroded following bloodshed in the capital. (Vasily Fedosenko/Reuters) # Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 177

People carry a coffin of a man who was killed during recent clashes, as they gather at Independence Square on February 22, 2014. Newly freed Ukrainian opposition icon Yulia Tymoshenko received a rapturous welcome on Independence Square on February 22, 2014, declaring "You are heroes, you are the best of Ukraine" to the 50,000-strong crowd before breaking down in tears. The latest developments in the ex-Soviet nation's three-month political crisis came after protesters took control of Kiev's charred city centre and seized Yanukovych's lavish residence on a day of dramatic twists and turns. AFP PHOTO /BULENT KILICBULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty ImagesFeb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 178

People look through windows of the Mezhyhirya residence of Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich as anti-government protesters and journalists walk on the grounds in the village Novi Petrivtsi, outside Kiev February 22, 2014. Hundreds of people entered the grounds of Yanukovich's sprawling residence outside Kiev on Saturday but had not gone inside the building itself, a Reuters photographer said. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin (UKRAINE - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST) - RTX19BUI Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 179

An anti-government protester waits outside the parliament building in Kiev on February 22, 2014. Ukraine's parliament on February 22 voted to hold early presidential elections on May 25, passing a resolution stating that Viktor Yanukovych had failed to properly fulfill his duties as president. The resolution said that Yanukovych "is removing himself (from power) because he is not fulfilling his obligations, and (that parliament) is setting elections for May 25." (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 180

An alleged sniper (C) and member of the pro- government forces is beaten by anti-government protestors in Kiev on February 22, 2014. The regime of Ukraine's president appeared close to collapse on February 22 as the emboldened opposition took control of central Kiev and key government and parliament positions and voted to immediately free its jailed leader Yulia Tymoshenko. AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILICBULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 181

Anti-government protesters stand guard in front of the parliament building in Kiev on February 22, 2014. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 182

A stuffed tiger and leopards are seen wrapped in plastic at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, near Brussels, January 22, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 183

A demonstrator holds a street sign to shield himself as he stands amidst a cloud of tear gas during a protest against the government of President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 184

Local boys sell traditional souvenirs in the Star Wars movie set in the Ong Jmal, in Nefta, southern Tunisia February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 185

An estimated 70,000 displaced people are still living at a makeshift camp housing , at Mpoko Airport, in Bangui, Central African Republic-22/02/2014. Interim President Samba Panza has vowed to "go to war" on the anti-balaka, who claim to seek vengeance for atrocities committed by a mainly Muslim rebel alliance, the Seleka, which temporarily seized power in March last year. The Seleka coup plunged the country into chaos, unleashing a wave of Muslim-Christian violence that has left thousands dead. Hundreds of thousands of people have also been displaced by the brutal surge of killings, mutilations, rapes and looting./GEAILAURENCE_1111.16/Credit:Laurence Geai/SIPA/1402241156 Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 186

TOPSHOTS Sailboats from numerous Latin American nations arrive to Punta del Este, Uruguay on February 22, 2014 for the 2014 Latin American Sails International Gathering and Regata. AFP PHOTO/Ricardo Figueredo --- URUGUAY OUT ---RICARDO FIGUEREDO/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 187

A reveler poses next to a graffiti during an annual block party known as "Ceu na Terra" (or Sky on Earth), one of the many carnival parties to take place in the neighborhoods of Rio de Janeiro February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 188

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI looks on as he attends a consistory inside the St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Feb.22, 2014. Pope Francis appointed 19 new cardinals - the first such appointments of his papacy. EPA/FRUSTACI Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 189

TOPSHOTS A model displays a creation by fashion designer Roberto Cavalli as part of the Milan's Women's fashion week Autumn/Winter 2014 collections on February 22, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTEFILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 190

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - FEBRUARY 22: Revelers play soccer in the Cantagalo shantytown community next to neighboring Pavao-Pavaozinho on February 22, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The pacified favelas stand above Copacabana and Ipanema beaches. Ahead of the World Cup, some of Rio's pacified favelas have seen an increase in violence, including a number of shootings in Cantagalo and Pavao-Pavaozinho. Around 10,000 people live in the Cantagalo and Pavao-Pavaozinho communities with a total of 1.7 million Rio residents residing in shantytowns, many of which are controlled by drug traffickers. on February 22, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images,) Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 191

Adian Pitkeev of Russia performs in the figure skating exhibition gala at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue) Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 192

22 Feb 2014, Mexico City, Mexico --- Mexico City, Mexico. 22nd February 2014 -- Sinaloa cartel drug lord " El Chapo" Guzman is pictured here after his capture in Mexico City. Guzman has evaded the authorities since he escaped from prison in 2001. -- Mexican authorities have captured Sinaloa cartel drug lord "El Chapo" Guzman in Mexico City. Guzman was said to be leader of one of the world's most powerful and deadly drug trafficking operations. --- Image by © VIEWpress Corp./Demotix/Corbis Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 193

A Free Syrian Army fighter sits with his weapon in a damaged building in Deir al-Zor, eastern Syria February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi Feb. 22, 2014 March 12, 2014 194

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A woman poses for a picture with the figures of Soviet soldiers at the base of the Soviet Army monument, parts of which have been painted in the colors of the Ukrainian flag by an unknown person, in Sofia February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Pierre Marsaut Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 196

A member of a folk group grabs a child during a parade, part of the VII Winter Mask Meetings in Valdesoto, near Oviedo, Spain, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 197

Angel Vivas, a retired army general and anti- President Nicolas Maduro protester, stands in his house with an automatic weapon as he resists being detained in Caracas February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 198

A masked reveler poses in Saint Mark's Square during the Venetian Carnival in Venice February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 199

A half-naked participant wears a gas mask as he takes part in the "Guangzhu (naked) Run" with others on a hazy winter morning at the Olympic Forest Park in Beijing, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/China Daily Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 200

A woman kneels in front of Ukrainian riot police unit "Berkut" as they stand by during rallies by anti and pro-Yanukovich supporters in the eastern city of Donetsk, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 201

A Thai soldier photographs the crime scene following a bomb blast in Bangkok February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Paul Barker Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 202

Russia's President Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach of Germany check watches before the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Dmitry Astakhov/RIA Novosti/Pool Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 203

Confetti rains down at the end of the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Phil NobleFeb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 204

Performers form the Olympic rings during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 205

A leopard, one of the mascots of Sochi 2014, is reflected in mirrors during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 206

Artists perform during the Closing Ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics at the Fisht Olympic Stadium on February 23, 2014. AFP PHOTO / ANDREJ ISAKOVIC (Photo credit should read ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images) Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 207

Performers take part in the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Phil Noble Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 208

TOPSHOTS A leopard leaps across an under-construction structure near a furniture market in the Degumpur residential area as a bystander moves out of the way in Meerut on February 23, 2014. A leopard sparked panic in a north Indian city when it strayed inside a hospital, a cinema and an apartment block before evading captors, an official said. AFP PHOTOSTR/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 209

A boy walks near the Administrative Courts which is covered by red paint and graffiti the day after a protest demonstration in Nantes, western France, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 210

A masked reveller poses in Saint Mark's Square during the Venetian Carnival in Venice February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri (ITALY - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 211

Smoke from a barbeque joins the thick haze over the river bank in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality 23 February 2014. The weather authority said haze covered 1.43 million square meters in China 22 February, more than one seventh of China's territory. EPA/RAN WEN CHINA OUTFeb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 212

A collared elephant, darted at the Zakouma National on Park February 23, 2014 rests, sedated, during a collaring operation aimed at preserving elephants in the park. Once sedated the elephant is fitted with a radio collar that will in the future relay its position, increasing the chances to protect him against poachers. AFP PHOTO/MARCO LONGARIMARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 213

Giant panda Hao Hao arrives at Brussels airport February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Laurent Dubrule Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 214

: UNHCR's special envoy actress Angelina Jolie smiles as she meets with Syrian refugees in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon February 23, 2014.REUTERS/UNHCR/A.McConell/Handout via Reuters Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 215

Khattab al-Halabi, a former tattoo artist who is now a Free Syrian Army fighter, poses with his weapon in at the Karm al-Jabal frontline in Aleppo February 23, 2014.REUTERS/Jalal Al-Mamo Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 216

A woman attends a religious service at a church in Kiev February 23, 2014. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 217

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe addresses supporters during celebrations to mark his 90th birthday in Marondera about 80km (50 miles) east of the capital Harare, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 218

A collared elephant, darted at the Zakouma National Park on February 23, 2014 during a collaring operation aimed at preserving elephants in the park, gets up after the effect of the drug has evaporated. Once sedated the elephant is fitted with a radio collar that will in the future relay its position, increasing the chances to protect him against poachers. AFP PHOTO/MARCO LONGARIMARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 219

A man wears a bow tie as he takes part in the annual block party known as the "Banda de Ipanema" during pre-carnival festivities on Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY) Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 220

An anti-government protestor waits at the entrance of Independence square in Kiev on February 23, 2014. A new era opened in Ukraine on February 23 as parliament gave itself three days to form a new government after impeaching a defiant president Viktor Yanukovych and calling early elections following a week of carnage. Yanukovych's whereabouts remained a mystery amid claims he tried and failed to escape the country and was hiding out in the east, his historic power base, where localised, minor clashes erupted overnight. AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILICBULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 221

TOPSHOTS Belarus soldiers share tender moments with their sweethearts during their meeting at a military training centre outside Minsk, on February 23, 2014. AFP PHOTO/VIKTOR DRACHEVVIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 23, 2014 March 12, 2014 222

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Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, prominent member of protest group Pussy Riot, speaks to police officers outside a courthouse in Moscow February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 224

Sea Shepherd vessel "The Bob Barker" fires signal flares towards Japanese whaling ship Yushin Maru in the Southern Ocean in this handout photo taken by the Institute of Cetacean Research (ICR) on February 23, 2014 and released on February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Institute of Cetacean Research/Handout via Reuters Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 225

Thayakorn Yosubon, the father of a pair of siblings killed in a bomb blast near an anti-government protest site on Sunday, mourns next to their bodies being prepared for a funeral at a Buddhist temple in Bangkok February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 226

An Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier is seen through damaged glass as he keeps watch at the Forward Base in Nari district near the army outpost in Kunar province, February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 227

A carnation is placed by mourners onto a barricade in Kiev's Independent Square February 24, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, ousted after bloody street protests in which demonstrators were shot by police snipers, is wanted for mass murder, authorities announced on Monday. (Yannis Behrakis/Reuters) # Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 228

Gas masks from opposition supporters are seen next to a barricade in Kiev's Independence Square Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Ukraine's acting government issued a warrant Monday for the arrest of President Viktor Yanukovych, last reportedly seen in the pro- Russian Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, accusing him of mass crimes against protesters who stood up for months against his rule. (Emilio Morenatti/AP) # Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 229

Flowers and a portrait of a dead anti-government protester lay on a barricade in central Kiev on February 24, 2014. (Louisa Gouliamamaki/AFP/Getty Images) # Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 230

A bathroom at the Mezhyhirya, the private residence of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, near Kiev on February 24, 2014. Crowds of protesters journalists and ordinary citizens entered his incredibly luxurious compound . Besides his huge mansion, the president had his own private zoo, golf course, helipad, and a massive boat. # Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 231

An anti-Yanukovich sticker is on a burnt truck near the house of parliament in Kiev February 24, 2014. (Baz Ratner/Reuters) # Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 232

A NASA image released on February 24, 2014 shows a photo taken by the Expedition 38 crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on January 30, 2014 of the night view of the Korean Peninsula, and North Korea in the middle is almost completely dark compared to neighboring South Korea and China. REUTERS/NASA-JSC/Handout Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 233

Palestinian youths practice their parkour skills in Jerusalem's Old City February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Awad Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 234

An employee inspects mealworms and mealworm beetles at the Micronutris plant in Saint Orens de Gameville, southwestern France, February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 235

A Right Sector anti-Yanukovich protester guards a barricade in central Kiev February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 236

Local riot police kneel as they apologize to Lviv residents for taking part in an operation against anti-government protesters in Kiev but said that they did not beat protesters, during a rally in central Lviv, Ukraine February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Roman Baluk Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 237

A bride takes part in a mass marriage ceremony in Bhopal, India, 24 February 2014. Some 45 bridal pairs married during the wedding ceremony organised for underprivileged couples under Mukhyamantri Kanyadan Yojna (Chief Minister Welfare Scheme). Some communities undertake the responsibility of arranging mass marriages for the couples who are financially unsound. EPA/SAJNEEV GUPTA Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 238

TOPSHOTS A paper rhacophorus arvalis (carmland green tree frog) of Taiwan (C) is surrounded by paper pandas at an exhibition called "Pandas on Tour" at the National Theater in Taipei on February 24, 2014. Some 1,600 paper made pandas are on display, designed by French artist Paulo Grangeon. AFP PHOTO/Mandy CHENG -- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE, MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION, TO ILLUSTRATE THE EVENT AS SPECIFIED IN THE CAPTIONMandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images Feb. 24, 2014 March 12, 2014 239

TOPSHOTS Crosses and flowers left by people near a makeshift memorial in homage to anti-government protesters killed in the past weeks' clashes with riot police on Kiev's Independence Square on February 24, 2014. kraine issued an arrest warrant Monday for ousted president Viktor Yanukovych over the "mass murder" of protesters and appealed for $35 billion in Western aid to pull the crisis-hit country from the brink of economic collapse. The dramatic announcements by the ex-Soviet nation's new Western-leaning team -- approved by parliament over a chaotic wee

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