domingo, 27 de dezembro de 2009
2009 em imagens

Passengers stand on the wings of a U.S. Airways plane as a ferry pulls up to it after it landed in the Hudson River in New York, January 15, 2009.
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President Barack Obama takes the Oath of Office as the 44th U.S. President with his wife Michelle, daughters Malia (2nd R) and Sasha (R) by his side at the U.S. Capitol in Washington January 20, 2009. Obama became the first African-American president in U.S. history.
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A demonstrator is seen holding a placard outside the Total Lindsey refinery during a protest over the use of foreign workers in Lincolnshire, northern England, February 2, 2009.
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Traders stand outside the New York Stock Exchange, March 27, 2009.
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U.S. pop star Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009. Jackson said he will hold a series of final concerts in Britain later in the year.
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Demonstrators charge through a street in London during protests to coincide with Thursday's G20 summit meeting April 1, 2009. Demonstrators clashed with riot police and smashed bank windows in Britain's financial centre ahead of a G20 meeting in protest against a system they said had robbed the poor to benefit the rich.
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Myanmar nationals living in Thailand hold portraits of pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi and shout slogans during a protest outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok May 31, 2009.
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A supporter of former presidential candidate Mirhossein Mousavi holds a placard upside down while attending a rally in Tehran, June 15, 2009.
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Gay couple Ethan Collings (L), 32, and his spouse Stephen Abate, 36, hug as they celebrate their one-year wedding anniversary in West Hollywood, California, June 16, 2009. The couple were married when same-sex marriages were first allowed last year.
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Real Madrid's new Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo walks onto the stage during his presentation ceremony at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, July 6, 2009.
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Janet Jackson (L-R), Paris Michael Katherine, LaToya Jackson, Jermaine Jackson and Prince Michael Jackson attend a memorial service for their brother and father, music legend Michael Jackson, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, July 7, 2009. Mariah Carey, Stevie Wonder and Usher led an emotional public memorial for Michael Jackson on Tuesday as the music world, the Jackson family and thousands of fans bade farewell to the "King of Pop."
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Joint Terminal Attack Controller SSgt Clinton J. Herbison, a U.S. Airman from the 817 Expeditionary Air Support Operations Squadron (EASOS) takes a break during a night mission near Honaker Miracle camp at the Pesh valley of Kunar Province August 12, 2009.
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The casket (L) of U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy is carried out of the family complex by members of a United States military honor guard in Hyannisport, Massachusetts August 27, 2009. Kennedy died August 25 at the age of 77 after a year-long battle with brain cancer.
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Abdel Basset al-Megrahi sits in a wheelchair in his room at a hospital in Tripoli September 9, 2009. The dying Libyan convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing and freed on compassionate grounds despite U.S. objections was met by African parliamentary deputies in an apparent public show of support.
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Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya sleeps inside the Brazilian embassy in Tegucigalpa September 22, 2009.
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Ground crew members assist Canadian circus billionaire Guy Laliberte after he returned in the Russian Soyuz space capsule near the town of Arkalyk, in northern Kazakhstan, October 11, 2009.
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A student receives a H1N1 vaccine injection at a hospital in Suining, Sichuan province November 11, 2009.
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An Iranian woman pays her last respects to the late Grand Ayatollah Hossein Ali Montazeri by bowing before his body in the holy city of Qom,120 km (75 miles) south of Tehran, December 20, 2009. Montazeri, a fierce critic of the Islamic Republic's hardline leadership, died from heart arrest, official media reported on Sunday. He was 87.
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Graffiti art is seen on a wall next to the Regent's Canal, in Camden in London December 22, 2009. British media have attributed the new work to acclaimed British street artist Banksy.
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Men dressed as Santa Claus walk through the assembly hall after a meeting of the rent-a-Santa Claus service organised by the "" at Munich's Universitiy November 23, 2009. The job center at the University in Munich organize the rent-a-Santa Claus service each year for Christmas.
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Camille Ross smiles as her six-year-old son Jaiden Copeland receives a new bicycle in the LA Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California, December 20, 2009. Thousands of bicycles and toys were given away to families in need during The Dream Center Christmas in the City event. Ross waited in line for over 32 hours, including sleeping outside overnight, to ensure they were one of the families to receive the gifts.
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A pilgrim holds lit candles in the Church of the Nativity, the site revered as the birthplace of Jesus, in the West Bank town of Bethlehem December 23, 2009, ahead of Christmas.
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