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An aerial view of Amazon rainforest slashed and burned next to a section of virgin forest, as seen from a police helicopter during the “Hileia Patria” operation against sawmills and loggers who trade in illegally-extracted wood from the Alto Guama River indigenous reserve, in Nova Esperana do Piria, in Para state, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL)

November 8, 2013

An aerial view of Amazon rainforest slashed and burned next to a section of virgin forest, as seen from a police helicopter during the "Hileia Patria" operation against sawmills and loggers who trade in illegally-extracted wood from the Alto Guama River indigenous reserve, in Nova Esperana do Piria, in Para state, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL)

An aerial view of Amazon rainforest slashed and burned next to a section of virgin forest, as seen from a police helicopter during the “Hileia Patria” operation against sawmills and loggers who trade in illegally-extracted wood from the Alto Guama River indigenous reserve, in Nova Esperana do Piria, in Para state, September 29, 2013. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL)

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