January 17, 2003

Published January 17, 2013

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Two workers adjust U.S. flags on the Capitol as preparations continue for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C.

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Residents are evacuated from a flooded area in Jakarta. Heavy monsoonal rains triggered severe flooding in large swathes of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, with many government offices and businesses forced to closed.

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General view of the entrance of a tunnel dug by thieves in order to enter the safe deposit room of a bank in Berlin, Germany. Robbers dug the 100-foot (30 meter) long passage, which was discovered by police on Monday, from a nearby underground parking garage into a branch of Berliner Volksbank and stole the contents of several hundred safe-deposit boxes.

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A woman walks near a merry-go-round at Rossio square in Lisbon, Portugal, January 16, 2013.

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A worker loads Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders onto his cycle-rickshaw in Kolkata, India.

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People carry the coffins of the Kurdish activists, who were shot in Paris, during a funeral ceremony in Diyarbakir, the largest city in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast.

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Miniature portraits of former Chinese Chairman Mao Zedong on grains of rice, created by Taiwanese artist Chen Forng-shean, are displayed on a pencil in Taipei. The grains of rice are each about 0.5 cm (0.2 inches) long and 0.3cm (0.12 inches) high.

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People travel on an overcrowded train in Cairo, Egypt.

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A tripod-toting photographer looks for a spot to capture the early-morning light at Portland Head Light, in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, USA.

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A model presents a creation of designer Patrick Mohr at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week for autumn winter 2013 in Berlin, Germany.

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A man rides a horse through a bonfire in San Bartolome de Pinares, Spain, January 16, 2013, in honor of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of animals.

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