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Tens of thousands of anti-regime protesters showed up in Tahrir Square, shouting for Hosni Mubarak's departure from the country.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Robinson Chavez / Los Angeles Times

An anti-government protester has his face painted with the colors of the Egyptian flag during a demonstration in Tahrir Square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Emilio Morenatti / Associated Press

Anti-government demonstrators with an Egyptian flag shout anti-Mubarak slogans after Friday prayers at Tahrir Square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AMR ABDALLAH DALSH / Reuters

The director of the Weserburg Museum, Carsten Ahrens, in front of the artwork entitled "Che 1999" by British artist Cavin Turk, which is part of the exhibition 'Freibeuter der Utopie' ("Pirates of the Utopia").

PHOTOGRAPH BY: INGO WAGNER / EPA

Fireworks light up Victoria Harbor as part of the Chinese New Year celebrations in the ex-British colony. The fireworks mark the start of the year of the rabbit.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALEX HOFFORD / EPA

A man wearing rabbits' teeth and ears walks with a woman also in costume at a park fair. Chinese people around the world are celebrating the lunar year of the rabbit, which began Thursday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DIEGO AZUBEL / EPA

People burn incense sticks at a temple in Shanghai. Asia rang in the year of the rabbit with bursts of fireworks, colorful lion dances and prayers that the bunny will live up to its reputation for happiness and good fortune in 2011.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFP / Getty Images

A visitor walks past an illuminated ice sculpture at Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. The ice sculpture festival, in which creations are created by spraying water pumped from Lake Shikotsu, is held until Feb. 13.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: YURIKO NAKAO / Reuters

Snow falls around a road sign Fort Worth before NFL football's Super Bowl XLV between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay Packers to be played Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BRIAN SNYDER / Reuters

Banjo, a 2-year-old male St. Bernard, takes over the driver's seat of his master's truck.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Joles / Star Tribune

A Greek Orthodox Syrian woman prays inside a chapel in the Christian neighborhood of Bab Tuma.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSEPH EID / AFP / Getty Images

The Skip Stewart Team of the United States performs during the Al-Ain International Aerobatics Show at the Gulf Emirate's airport.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KARIM SAHIB / AFP / Getty Images

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