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The national flag flies during a funeral procession for one of the people killed by security forces.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

A boy takes a rest in the tracks of an army tank in Tahrir Square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SUHAIB SALEM / Reuters

Irish band U2 performs at Green Point Stadium as part of its 360º world tour.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RODGER BOSCH / AFP/Getty Images

A woman walks past a water tower ensconced in ice.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: VASILY FEDOSENKO / Reuters

Unofficial commemorative plates for the April wedding of Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton are displayed at a shop.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STEFAN WERMUTH / Reuters

A Hindu holy man adds his message of goodwill for the Indian cricket team to a 100-foot-long cricket bat a day before the ICC World Cup begins.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: VIVEK PRAKASH / Reuters

Kiburi, a gorilla born last week, is kept safe by her mother, Safiri, at the city zoo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: INA FASSBENDER / Reuters

Buddhist monks offer prayers celebrating Magha Puja, a religious festival celebrated in Thailand, Cambodia and Laos during the full moon of the third lunar month.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Paula Bronstein / Getty Images

Carnival masks decorate a wall at a mask-making factory in Rio de Janeiro state. Rio's world-renowned celebration begins March 4.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Felipe Dana / Associated Press

Pakistani cameramen record the scene as a police officer in plain clothes fires tear gas to disperse a protest by teachers, who were demonstrating against layoffs.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Shakil Adil / Associated Press

An Israeli security force officer uses pepper spray on a Palestinian protester in the West Bank village of Bilin near Ramallah. Friday marked the sixth year of weekly protests in Bilin.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DARREN WHITESIDE / Reuters

An injured Bahraini demonstrator is carried to a vehicle.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press / Associated Press

A pro-government demonstrator uses a baton to hit rocks toward anti-government protesters.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Khaled Abdullah / Reuters

Egyptians gather in Tahrir Square as part of a nationwide "victory march" to celebrate the overthrow of President Hosni Mubarak a week ago.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY / X02738

Nepalese Hindu devotees take a holy bath in the Hanumante River on the final day of the monthlong Madhav Narayan festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NARENDRA SHRESTHA / EPA

A long-exposure image shows Thai Buddhists circling Wat Benchamabophit (the Marble Temple) in celebration of Makha Bucha Day, a religious holiday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NARONG SANGNAK / EPA

Trainees in space suits, assisted by scuba divers, practice working in a weightless environment in a pool at the Russian Cosmonauts Training Center at Star City outside Moscow.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergey Ponomarev / Associated Press

Skaters compete during a preliminary race of the men's 500-meter event at the ISU World Cup short-track speed-skating event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROBERT MICHAEL / AFP

Cyclists from the Ouch Pro Cycling team compete in the women's team pursuit qualification event at the UCI Track Cycling World Cup Classic.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bryn Lennon / Getty Images

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