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The week in photos: Protests in India, Greece and Spain and finger pointing in the US

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Oct. 16, 2012. Cuba's leadership announced a new emigration policy that will no longer require islanders to apply for an exit visa. (AP Photos / Ramon Espinosa)
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Oct. 15, 2012. Faqir Zada stands next to his camels displayed for sale in preparation for the upcoming Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha near Islamabad, Pakistan. (AP Photos / Muhammed Muheisen)
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Oct. 17, 2012. Students shout slogans against government cuts in education during a demonstration in Barcelona, Spain. (AP Photos / Emilio Morenatti)
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Oct. 16, 2012. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard watches children play cricket in New Delhi, India. (Getty Images / Daniel Berehulak)
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Oct. 16, 2012. Japan's Softbank announced it will buy a 70 percent stake in the U.S. mobile carrier Sprint Nextel for about $20 billion. (Getty Images / Joe Raedle)
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Oct. 16, 2012. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and US President Barack Obama talk to each other during the second presidential debate. (Getty Images / Spencer Platt)
Oct. 17, 2012. Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafi, a Bangladeshi national, was arrested while attempting to detonate what he believed was a 1,000-pound bomb in front of the Federal Reserve Bank.
Oct. 17, 2012. The Federal Reserve Bank in New York City, where Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafi, a Bangladeshi national, was arrested while attempting to detonate what he believed was a 1,000-pound bomb. (Getty Images / Spencer Platt)
Oct. 17, 2012. Google released photos of their data centers. They also released lower than expected earnings.
Oct. 17, 2012. Google released photos of its data centers. It also released lower than expected earnings. (Google)
Oct. 18, 2012. A protester wears a Guy Fawkes mask in front of the Greek Parliament building during a 24-hour nationwide general strike.
Oct. 18, 2012. A protester wears a Guy Fawkes mask in front of the Greek parliament building during a 24-hour nationwide general strike. (Getty Images / Milos Bicanski)
Oct. 17, 2012. An anti-government protest in Kashmir, India. Kashmiri residents alleged that the local power department had raised the power tariff.
Oct. 17, 2012. An anti-government protest in Kashmir, India. Kashmiri residents alleged that the local power department had raised the power tariff. (Getty Images / Yawar Nazir)
Oct. 17, 2012. Heavy fog caused a multi-car chain-reaction pileup in Liaocheng, Shandong, China.
Oct. 17, 2012. Heavy fog in Liaocheng, Shandong, China, which caused a multiple-car chain-reaction pile-up. (Getty Images / TPG)
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