Natalia Ischenko of Russia performs in the Solo Free Routine Preliminary round of the synchronized swimming event at the XII FINA World Championships at the Rod Laver Arena on March 18, 2007 in Melbourne, Australia. By Ezra Shaw/Getty.
An Afghan Army soldier carrying rocket-propelled grenades arrives with fellow Afghan and UK forces to Kajaki on March 12, 2007 in Southern Helmand province, Afghanistan. The troops are battling Taliban insurgents as part of NATO’s Operation Achilles, aimed at clearing Taliban from northern Helmand in order to facilitate development projects, including upgrading the Kajaki Dam, which provides electricity to much of Afghanistan. Some 5,500 British forces are based in Helmand province, much of which is under control of the Taliban. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
French right-wing candidate for the presidency Interior Minister Nicolas Sarkozy talks on the set of the Canal+ tv show "Dimanche plus" (Sunday +), 11 March 2007 in a Boulogne-Billancourt studio, near Paris. Chirac announced tonight that he will not stand as a candidate in next month’s elections, after more than 40 years in politics. Speculation has centred on whether Chirac will endorse Sarkozy, a former protege who heads the ruling Union for a Popular Movement (UMP). (Photo: Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty.)
Former Chief of Staff to Vice President Dick Cheney, I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby squeezes through members of the press after the verdict in Libby’s case was read at Federal Court March 6, 2007 in Washington, DC. Libby was found guilty on four of five charges relating to obstruction and perjury in an FBI investigation into the disclosure of a CIA operative’s identity. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
A Chinese policeman stands guard on Tiananmen Square in front of the Great Hall of the People on March 4, 2007 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Parliament, the National People’s Congress, is expected to pass China’s first property rights law after a year-long debate concerning the role of private economy within communism. The annual session of China’s parliament opens at the Great Hall of the People on March 5. (Photo by Andrew Wong/Getty Images)
Charles Hunt listens to the candidate speak during a debate for the open seats on the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council March 1, 2007 at the Sunsport Gardens Family Naturist Resort in Loxahatchee Groves, Florida. Only one of the 10 candidates running for the open council seats didn’t show up for the debate. The town is looking to seat its first council as it recently was incorporated. With few businesses in the area and the rural nature of the town the voters living at the nudist colony are a big voting block. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)