Myanmar's land mark Shwedagon Pagoda is lit up during a preparation for 2,600 anniversary of its establishment, in Yangon, Myanmar Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. Vast crowds were gathering Wednesday at Myanmar's most sacred Buddhist shrine to celebrate a festival banned for more than 20 years under the former military government. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)

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Myanmar's land mark Shwedagon Pagoda is lit up during a preparation for 2,600 anniversary of its establishment, in Yangon, Myanmar Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. Vast crowds were gathering Wednesday at Myanmar's most sacred Buddhist shrine to celebrate a festival banned for more than 20 years under the former military government. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)
Myanmar's land mark Shwedagon Pagoda is lit up during a preparation for 2,600 anniversary of its establishment, in Yangon, Myanmar Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. Vast crowds were gathering Wednesday at Myanmar's most sacred Buddhist shrine to celebrate a festival banned for more than 20 years under the former military government. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)
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