An Israeli Boeing AH-64 Apache longbow helicopter launches anti-missile flares during an air show at the graduation ceremony of Israeli pilots at the Hatzerim air force base in the Negev desert, near the southern Israeli city of Beersheva on December 27, 2012. AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZ
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An Indian activist prays as she takes part in a candlelight vigil in Kolkata on December 30, 2012, after the cremation ceremony for a gangrape victim. The victim of a gang-rape and murder which triggered an outpouring of grief and anger across India was cremated at a private ceremony, hours after her body was flown home from Singapore. A student of 23-year-old, the focus of nationwide protests since she was brutally attacked on a bus in New Delhi two weeks ago, was cremated away from the public glare at the request of her traumatised parents. AFP PHOTO/Dibyangshu SARKAR
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Russian police investigators and emergency services teams work at the Tu-204 jet crash site near the Vnukovo airport outside Moscow on December 29, 2012. Four people were killed and four were injured when a Russian-made airliner overshot a runway on landing at a Moscow airport and crashed onto a nearby highway, officials said. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER USOLTSEV
Participants work at their laptops at the annual Chaos Computer Club (CCC) computer hackers' congress, called 29C3, on December 28, 2012 in Hamburg, Germany. The 29th Chaos Communication Congress (29C3) attracts hundreds of participants worldwide annually to engage in workshops and lectures discussing the role of technology in society and its future.
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Female western lowland gorilla Kijivu holds her new-born baby at Prague Zoo on December 27, 2012 in Prague, Czech Republic. The baby gorilla was born on December 22 and is Kijivu's fourth baby.
Fishermen haul in a large catch in net on the frozen Chagan Lake on December 27, 2012 in Songyuan, China. Traditional winter fishing in the Chagan Lake, the biggest freshwater lake in Jilin province, kicked off on Thursday. It usually lasts about two months and has been popular for more than 1,000 years.
A Utah teacher is shown how to handle a handgun by instructor Clint Simon (R), at a concealed-weapons training class to 200 Utah teachers on December 27, 2012 in West Valley City, Utah. The Utah Shooting Sports Council said it would waive its $50 fee for concealed-weapons training for Utah teachers.