U.S soldiers blows up a roadside bomb set up by Taliban fighters near the town of Walli Was in Paktika province, Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan, November 4, 2012. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan, his wife Janna, daughter Liza and sons Charlie and Sam attend a campaign event in Reno, Nevada November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
A message to Hurricane Sandy is painted on a damaged fuel oil tank in the Rockaways neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York November 5, 2012. Victims of superstorm Sandy on the U.S. East Coast struggled against the cold amid fuel shortages and power outages even as officials fretted about getting voters displaced by the storm to polling stations for Tuesday's presidential election. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Participants in costume hold burning torches as they take part in one of a series of processions during Bonfire night celebrations in Lewes, southern England November 5, 2012. The processions and bonfire mark the uncovering of Guy Fawkes' "Gunpowder Plot" to blow up the Houses of Parliament in 1605, and commemorates the memory of Lewes' seventeen Protestant martyrs. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
A Hindu holy man walks amongst birds flying at a beach along the Arabian Sea in Mumbai November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
Afghan Border Police officers stand next to a detained suspected Taliban fighter near the town of Walli Was in Paktika province, Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan, November 4, 2012. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
A foreign student member of the Young Pioneers rubs his eyes during the weekly flag-raising ceremony at the East Experimental School in Shanghai November 5, 2012. Created in 1949, the Young Pioneers movement is considered a seedbed for future members of the Chinese Communist Party, and consists of children between the ages of six and 14. The ruling Communist Party is trying to pull off a smooth leadership transition this month,...
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney pauses while speaking at a campaign rally in Newport News, Virginia November 4, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Jesus Pardal, an unemployed 29-year-old father-to-be, sits and looks out to sea as he takes out garbage belonging to other people to earn .50 Euro cents (.60 U.S. cents) in Cadiz, southern Spain November 2, 2012. Spain's number of jobless rose by 2.7 percent in October from a month earlier, or by 128,242 people, leaving 4.8 million people out of work, data from the Labour Ministry showed on Monday. This was the third straight month...
President Barack Obama gathers on stage with (L-R) former President Bill Clinton, Senator Jeanne Shaheen and New Hampshire Governor John Lynch at an election campaign rally in Concord, New Hampshire, November 4, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
A Taoist hermit priest sits on her bed during her daily meditation, which lasts seven to eight hours, in Mount Zhongnan, Shaanxi province, China November 4, 2012. REUTERS/Rooney Chen
Former steel factory worker Zarko Hrgic, 57, sits in front of his home, a cave near Babina river in Babino village, near the central Bosnian town of Zenica, November 3, 2012. Hrgic has been living there since he was deported five years ago for staying illegally in Germany. His day starts with searching for food discarded in garbage bins in cities, as well as cigar butts, from which he makes improvised cigars. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic
A service staff checks a glass before the start of a plenary session on the second day of the ASEM Summit in Vientiane November 6, 2012. A high-profile group of leaders and foreign ministers from Asia and Europe gathered at the capital of Laos for the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit, held once every two years and scheduled from November 5 to 6. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
Russian servicemen, dressed in historical uniform, take part in a military parade rehearsal in Red Square, with St. Basil's Cathedral seen in the background, in Moscow November 5, 2012. The parade will be held on November 7 to mark the anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through Red Square towards the front lines at World War Two. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin
A member of the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) smokes a cigarette after clashes in La Paz Centro Town, Nicaragua November 5, 2012. Supporters of the FSLN and the Alliance Independent Liberal Party (PLI) clashed in La Paz Centro town, after Supreme Electoral Council President Roberto Rivas announced the ruling FSLN, with 59.46 percent of votes, as the winner of municipal elections. Twenty-seven citizens were detained...
Paramilitary policemen hold their fists in front of a flag of Communist Party of China as they attend an oath-taking rally to ensure the safety of the upcoming 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), at a military base in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province November 5, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily
A man with his performing monkey brushes his teeth outside a public toilet on a beach along the Arabian Sea in Mumbai, India November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
Women farmers from Mato Grosso State hold a protest in front of Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil November 5, 2012. The farmers are demanding to meet with President Dilma Rousseff, and that they be granted title to land that they have been farming for years on a tract that used to be the Suia-Missu Ranch, but was decreed the Xavante Indian reservation in 1993. The farmers claim that the land is not being fully used by the Xavante...
An army soldier walks inside the Supreme Security building compound in Shara Alzawia, Tripoli, Libya November 5, 2012. Rival Libyan militias fired guns and rocket-propelled grenades at each other in Tripoli on Sunday and set fire to a former intelligence building in one of the worst breakdowns in security in the capital since Muammar Gaddafi's fall. The Supreme Security building was formerly a military intelligence building used by...
President Barack Obama speaks during an election campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio, November 4, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
An Afghan man works at a construction site on the outskirts of Kabul November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani
A general view shows public housing in Hong Kong November 4, 2012. Sky-high property prices prompted the Hong Kong government to impose measures to rein in residential home prices, which jumped 20 percent in the first nine months of this year even as the economy contracted 0.1 percent in the second quarter. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
Russian servicemen hold flags with pikes forming a sickle and a hammer, which were displayed on the Soviet Union coat of arms, with a Kremlin tower seen in the background, during a military parade rehearsal in Red Square in Moscow November 5, 2012. The parade will be held on November 7 to mark the anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through Red Square towards the front lines at World War Two....
A model presents a jewellery creation by Singapore's Jaipore Jewels during the Islamic Fashion Festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad