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News of the world, Jan 28

News of the world, Jan 28
Policemen carry one of two dead bodies following an explosion in northern Bogota, Colombia. A previous attack that shook Bogota on Dec 29 was attributed by police to guerrillas with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
General view of the World Social Forum opening march in Belem, in the heart of the Brazilian Amazon. The forum is an international gathering meant to be a counterweight to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, which each year brings together some of the wealthiest and most powerful individuals on the planet to discuss economic and financial issues - hot topics in this year of crisis. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
Lebanese policemen stand guard as activists hold a sit-in in front of a Starbucks coffee shop against their alleged support to Israel, in Beirut. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
Queen Elizabeth II (L) is shown a classroom by head teacher Angela Eden during a visit to Flitcham Primary School in Norfolk, England. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
Pakistani supporters of the Hazara Democratic Party, a predominantly Shiite movement, carry the coffin of their slain leader Ghulam Hussain Yousufi, during his funeral in Quetta. He was shot dead by Sunni extremists.Gunmen riding on a motorbike killed Yousufi on Jan. 26. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev lays flowers at the Motherland monument in St. Petersburg's Piskaryovskoye memorial cemetery during celebrations of the 65th anniversary of the end German blockade of Leningrad during WWII. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
Supporters of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) movement demonstrate during a rally in front of European Union council headquarters in Brussels. The rally comes one day after the EU Foreign Ministers decided to remove People's Mujahedeen of Iran (PMOI), the armed wing of the France-based NCRI, from the EU terrorist list. Founded in 1965 with the aim of ovethrowing first the US-backed monarch the shah and then the Islamic regime in Iran, the PMOI has in the past operated an armed group inside Iran. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
An Indian dancer from Rajasthan state performs a Kalbelia folk dance as she takes part in a procession to mark the 654th anniversary of the birth of the Hindu Guru, Shri Bawa Lal Dyal Maharaj, in Amritsar. Bawa Lal Dyal, a popular leader of his time, is especially revered by devotees of a temple in the town of Dhyanpur, some 45kms north of Amritsar. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Jan 28
French actress Juliette Binoche smiles during a press conference in Abu Dhabi. Binoche is performing in the oil-rich Gulf emirate with internationally-acclaimed British contemporary dance choreographer Akram Khan for two nights, starting on January 28. (Getty Images)