Top 50 UPI photos of 2012 (51 images)

A collection of the year's top photos from UPI Photographers around the world.
Updated: Dec. 27, 2012 at 4:42 PM
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An Jewish settler boy wears a police costume in front of a closed Palestinian shop, during the annual parade marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in the divided West Bank town of Hebron, Thursday, March 8, 2012. The festival of Purim commemorates the rescue of Jews from genocide in ancient Persia as told in the book of Esther. UPI/Debbie Hill
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