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Flour fight

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a 'flour war,' a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season and the start of the 40-day Lent period until the Orthodox Easter, in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece, March 11.     REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a 'flour war,' a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season and the start of the 40-day Lent period until the Orthodox Easter, in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece, March 11. ...more

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a 'flour war,' a traditional festivity marking the end of the carnival season and the start of the 40-day Lent period until the Orthodox Easter, in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece, March 11. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A reveller celebrates in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece.  REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece.  REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers wear gas masks as they celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers wear gas masks as they celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers wear gas masks as they celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidisdis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidisdis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidisdis
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A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A reveller is covered with coloured flour as he participates in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller is covered with coloured flour as he participates in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller is covered with coloured flour as he participates in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece.   REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers wearing old TV sets celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers wearing old TV sets celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers wearing old TV sets celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A reveller celebrates Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Revellers celebrate Ash Monday by participating in a flour war in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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