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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (left) and Joseph Deiss, president of the U.N. General Assembly, compare time at the summit on the Millennium Development Goals at the United Nations headquarters in New York on  Monday, Sept. 20, 2010. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (left) and Joseph Deiss, president of the U.N. General Assembly, compare time at the summit on the Millennium Development Goals at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday, Sept. 20, 2010. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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