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A Bahraini anti-government demonstrator burns and stamps on a picture of King Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa outside Salmaniya hospital in capital Manamaearly Thursday morning, Feb. 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Photo by: Hassan Ammar
A Bahraini anti-government demonstrator burns and stamps on a picture of King Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa outside Salmaniya hospital in capital Manamaearly Thursday morning, Feb. 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

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