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  •  - Anti-government protester guards as fellow protesters perform noon prayers during a protest demanding the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh outside Sanaa

    Anti-government protester guards as fellow protesters perform noon prayers during a protest demanding the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh outside Sanaa

    Posted: 3/1/2011 8:10:48 AM EST
    An anti-government protester guards as fellow protesters perform noon prayers during a protest demanding the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh outside Sanaa University March 1, 2011. Tens of thousands of protesters flooded Yemen's streets on Tuesday,dedicating a fresh "Day of Rage" to the 24 people killed in demonstrations demanding an end to the Saleh's three-decade rule. REUTERS/Ammar Awad (YEMEN - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Imams protest in Cairo

    Imams protest in Cairo

    Posted: 3/1/2011 7:12:46 AM EST
    Imams shout as they demand that Religious Affairs (Awqaf) Minister Hamdy Zaqzouq maintain an Islamic identity in a post-Mubarak Egypt by making Islam the main source of law in addition to demands to remove the state security apparatus and increase public salaries, in front of the ministry in Cairo March 1, 2011. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS RELIGION)
  •  - Imams protest in Cairo

    Imams protest in Cairo

    Posted: 3/1/2011 7:12:35 AM EST
    Imams shout as they demand that Religious Affairs (Awqaf) Minister Hamdy Zaqzouq maintain an Islamic identity in a post-Mubarak Egypt by making Islam the main source of law in addition to demands to remove the state security apparatus and increase public salaries, in front of the ministry in Cairo March 1, 2011. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS RELIGION)
  •  - Imams protest in Cairo

    Imams protest in Cairo

    Posted: 3/1/2011 7:12:30 AM EST
    Imams shout as they demand that Religious Affairs (Awqaf) Minister Hamdy Zaqzouq maintain an Islamic identity in a post-Mubarak Egypt by making Islam the main source of law in addition to demands to remove the state security apparatus and increase public salaries, in front of the ministry in Cairo March 1, 2011. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS RELIGION)
  •  - Imams protest in Cairo

    Imams protest in Cairo

    Posted: 3/1/2011 7:12:24 AM EST
    Imams shout as they demand that Religious Affairs (Awqaf) Minister Hamdy Zaqzouq maintain an Islamic identity in a post-Mubarak Egypt by making Islam the main source of law in addition to demands to remove the state security apparatus and increase public salaries, in front of the ministry in Cairo March 1, 2011. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS RELIGION IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - A Muslim protester shouts during a rally against the Ahmadi sect in Jakarta

    A Muslim protester shouts during a rally against the Ahmadi sect in Jakarta

    Posted: 3/1/2011 6:21:51 AM EST
    A Muslim protester shouts "God is great" during a rally against the Ahmadi sect in Jakarta March 1, 2011. Indonesia's highest Islamic authority and many mass Islamic organisations in the most populous Muslim country consider Ahmadi heretical for believing that Mohammad was not Islam's final prophet. REUTERS/Beawiharta (INDONESIA - Tags: RELIGION CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - A Christian wipes her eye as she prays for North Koreans during a prayer for human rights at a city hall plaza in Seoul

    A Christian wipes her eye as she prays for North Koreans during a prayer for human rights at a city hall plaza in Seoul

    Posted: 3/1/2011 3:50:13 AM EST
    A Christian wipes her eye as she prays for North Koreans during a prayer for human rights in the North, at a city hall plaza in Seoul March 1, 2011. South Korea's president on Tuesday urged North Korea to return to talks but the chances looked slim as he stopped short of dropping his demand for the North to take responsibility for attacks last year. REUTERS/Truth Leem (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS RELIGION)
  •  - Christians react as they pray for North Koreans during a prayer for human rights at a city hall plaza in Seoul

    Christians react as they pray for North Koreans during a prayer for human rights at a city hall plaza in Seoul

    Posted: 3/1/2011 3:49:28 AM EST
    Christians react as they pray for North Koreans during a prayer for human rights in the North, at a city hall plaza in Seoul March 1, 2011. South Korea's president on Tuesday urged North Korea to return to talks but the chances looked slim as he stopped short of dropping his demand for the North to take responsibility for attacks last year. REUTERS/Truth Leem (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS RELIGION)
  •  - Christians chant slogans during a prayer for human rights in North Korea, at a city hall plaza in Seoul

    Christians chant slogans during a prayer for human rights in North Korea, at a city hall plaza in Seoul

    Posted: 3/1/2011 3:47:46 AM EST
    Christians chant slogans during a prayer for human rights in North Korea, at a city hall plaza in Seoul March 1, 2011. South Korea's president on Tuesday urged North Korea to return to talks but the chances looked slim as he stopped short of dropping his demand for the North to take responsibility for attacks last year. REUTERS/Truth Leem (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS RELIGION)
  •  - People attend a morning prayer before the funeral of the Turkey's former PM Erbakan in Ankara

    People attend a morning prayer before the funeral of the Turkey's former PM Erbakan in Ankara

    Posted: 3/1/2011 2:10:49 AM EST
    People attend a morning prayer before the funeral of the Turkey's former Prime Minister Necmettin Erbakan in Ankara March 1, 2011. Erbakan, the founder of Turkey's modern Islamist movement, died of heart failure on Sunday at the age of 85. REUTERS/Umit Bektas (TURKEY - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY RELIGION)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:55:31 AM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING TYPO IN BYLINE A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and is celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:53:18 AM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING TYPO IN BYLINE A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and is celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his body at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his body at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:52:20 AM EST
    REFILE - CORRECTING TYPO IN BYLINE A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his body at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his face at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his face at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:47:07 AM EST
    A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his face at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and is celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:44:28 AM EST
    A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and is celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTRES/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:42:10 AM EST
    A Hindu holy man smokes marijuana at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and is celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTRES/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his body at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his body at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu

    Posted: 3/1/2011 1:37:31 AM EST
    A Hindu holy man smears ashes on his body at Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu March 1, 2011. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India come to the temple to take part in the Shivaratri festival which falls on March 2. It is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and celebrated by devotees all over the world, with holy men smoking marijuana and some smearing their bodies with ashes and praying. REUTRES/Navesh Chitrakar (NEPAL - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION)
  •  - Chen is escorted by Israeli prison guards after his sentencing hearing at the district court in Jerusalem

    Chen is escorted by Israeli prison guards after his sentencing hearing at the district court in Jerusalem

    Posted: 2/28/2011 10:58:52 AM EST
    Elior Chen (C) is escorted by Israeli prison guards after his sentencing hearing at the district court in Jerusalem February 28, 2011. An Israeli court on Monday sentenced the self-proclaimed rabbi who abused eight children, including a three-year-old beaten into a coma, to 24 years in jail. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (JERUSALEM - Tags: RELIGION CRIME LAW)
  •  - Russia's First Lady Medvedeva takes part in the celebrations for Maslenitsa, or Pancake Week, at Kolomenskoye culture preserve in Moscow

    Russia's First Lady Medvedeva takes part in the celebrations for Maslenitsa, or Pancake Week, at Kolomenskoye culture preserve in Moscow

    Posted: 2/28/2011 10:56:39 AM EST
    Russia's First Lady Svetlana Medvedeva (R) takes part in the celebrations for Maslenitsa, or Pancake Week, at Kolomenskoye culture preserve in Moscow February 28, 2011. Millions of Russians have started celebrating Maslenitsa, which will last until Sunday, to mark the end of winter, which the Orthodox Church has said is a week of feasting before Lent. REUTERS/Dmitry Astakhov/RIA Novosti/Kremlin (RUSSIA - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION POLITICS) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Chen is escorted by Israeli prison guards before his sentencing hearing at the district court in Jerusalem

    Chen is escorted by Israeli prison guards before his sentencing hearing at the district court in Jerusalem

    Posted: 2/28/2011 10:17:51 AM EST
    Elior Chen (C) is escorted by Israeli prison guards before his sentencing hearing at the district court in Jerusalem February 28, 2011. An Israeli court on Monday sentenced the self-proclaimed rabbi who abused eight children, including a three-year-old beaten into a coma, to 24 years in jail. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (JERUSALEM - Tags: RELIGION CRIME LAW)