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An Ivorian soldier brandishes his gun Monday in front of thousands of young supporters of disputed President Laurent Gbagbo who gathered in Abidjan to enlist in the army. Sia Kambou/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Africa

Ivory Coast's 'Young Patriots' Volunteer To Fight

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Riku Zentaka, Japan: Neena Sasaki, 5, carries some of the family belongings from her home that was destroyed after the devastating earthquake and tsunami. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images hide caption

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The Two-Way

Portraits Of Japanese Resilience

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An evacuee is screened for radiation exposure at a testing center on Tuesday in Koriyama city, Fukushima prefecture. Officials are concerned about radiation leaking from the nuclear plant nearby. Wally Santana/AP hide caption

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The Science Of Japan's Nuclear Crisis

Explainer: What Are Spent Fuel Rods?

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Although northeastern Japan, where an earthquake and tsunami hit Friday, has fewer industrial centers than the west, damage to its electrical system and business centers could have wider effects on the country's economy. Here, a man walks in Sendai Monday. Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Rebuilding Japan

Tsunami's Effect On Japan's Economy Hard To Judge

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