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This photo taken on January 11, 2013 shows a statue of a man... News PhotoAdult,Arranging,Bridge - Man Made Structure,Care,General View,Government,Han River,Horizontal,Mapo Bridge,Men,Opportunity,People,Photography,Seoul,Showing,Social Issues,South Korea,Statue,SuicidePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis photo taken on January 11, 2013 shows a statue (R) of a man comforting a person placed by the government to dissuade potential suicides at Mapo Bridge -a common site for suicides- over Seoul's Han river. The South Korean capital has installed anti-suicide monitoring devices on bridges over the city after 196 people jumped to their deaths on 2012 according to South Korean officials. The new initiative -- in a country with the highest suicide rate among leading developed nations -- incorporates closed-circuit television cameras programmed to recognize motions that suggest somebody might be preparing to jump from a bridge. AFP PHOTO / Pedro UGARTE (Photo credit should read PEDRO UGARTE/AFP/Getty Images)