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PHOTO OF THE WEEK: DRAGOBETE - LOVERS' DAY - BUCHAREST

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: DRAGOBETE - LOVERS' DAY - BUCHAREST

Description: A couple is seen kissing in front of a heart-shaped metallic construction in Bucharest downtown, two days before the Dragobete day, Romania's traditional holiday for lovers (an approximate equivalent to American St. Valentine's Day). Some 20 couples hanged lockers inscribed with their initials on the construction to declare their love. Dragobete is a traditional Romanian holiday originating from Dacian times and celebrated annually on February 24.

Date: February 24, 2014.

Author: Andreea ALEXANDRU / Mediafax Foto

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COLLAPSED BRIDGE - STREI RIVER - HUNEDOARA

COLLAPSED BRIDGE - STREI RIVER - HUNEDOARA

MANIFESTATION - SOLIDARITY - UKRAINE

MANIFESTATION - SOLIDARITY - UKRAINE

MUNDANE LIFE - BUCHAREST

MUNDANE LIFE - BUCHAREST

A 200-meter long bridge over the Strei River in Hunedoara County collapsed after one of the pillars caved in, on February 19, 2014. Two cars were on the bridge at the time of the collapse, but no injured or victims were reported.

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A little girl lights a candle in memory of the victims of the Kiev protests, in front of the Ukrainian Embassy in Bucharest, February 21, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders have signed an agreement to hold early elections and end violent conflicts that left around 100 people dead.

Andreea ALEXANDRU / Mediafax Foto

A "Guy Fawkes" mask is on display among trinkets and jewelry at a stand in Bucharest, February 20, 2014.

Octav GANEA / Mediafax Foto

HANNES SWOBODA - INSTITUTUL NATIONAL DE FIZICA SI INGINERIE NUCLEARA

HANNES SWOBODA - INSTITUTUL NATIONAL DE FIZICA SI INGINERIE NUCLEARA

PMP - REGIONAL MEETING - CRAIOVA

PMP - REGIONAL MEETING - CRAIOVA

CFR CLUJ - FC VASLUI - LPF 2014

CFR CLUJ - FC VASLUI - LPF 2014

Hannes Swoboda, MEP and president of the European Parliament's group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats, addresses the media during a visit to the Horia Hulubei National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering, in Magurele, Ilfov County, February 17, 2014.

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The silhouettes of several members of the Popular Movement Party (PMP) can be seen during a regional meeting, in Craiova, February 22, 2014.

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Felice Piccolo of CFR Cluj vies for the ball with a player of FC Vaslui during their match in the 20th round of Romanian premier football League I, in Cluj-Napoca, February 23, 2014.

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