A protester attempts to dismantle a barbed wire barricade erected by the Egyptian army near Tahrir Square in Cairo.
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A woman casts her ballot in the city of Maadi during Egypt's first parliamentary elections since leader Hosni Mubarak left power.
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Supporters of Pakistan's outlawed Islamist Jamaat ud Dawa party shout slogans during a protest against a NATO strike on Pakistani troops.
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Occupy Philadelphia protesters yell prior to a 5 p.m. deadline to clear the encampment.
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Anti-government protesters wave Bahraini flags and gesture as they participate in a rally that drew tens of thousands to Maqsha. Protestors called for democratic reforms.
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A woman leaves her house through a window of her partially submerged house in a neighborhood on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand.
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President Barack Obama shops for books at Kramerbooks with his daughters Sasha and Malia in Washington D.C.
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A protestor, his face painted as a skull to symbolize victims of violence in Mexico, takes part in a demonstration in Mexico City. More than 50,000 people have died since Mexican President Felipe Calderon launched his offensive against organized crime in 2006.
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A Congolese man holds a presidential ballot after an attack on vehicles carrying election officials. Congo will soon hold presidential and legislative elections amongst violence and allegations of fraud.
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Early morning Black Friday shoppers snatch up flat screen televisions at a Target store in Mayfield Hts., Ohio. Shoppers spent a record-breaking amount on this year's post-Thanksgiving shopping spree.
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Displaced refugee children look out from a window of a home in Kabul, Afghanistan.