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Friday, 7 April, 2000, 10:17 GMT 11:17 UK
The week in pictures: 2-9 April
Famine returns to Ethiopia
Child in Ethiopia
Up to 16m people around the Horn of Africa are thought to be in danger of starvation
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Mission to Mir

Soyuz rocket
A Soyuz rocket is prepared to take cosmonauts to breathe new life into the space station Mir
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British summer time

Sheep in Yorkshire
After one of the mildest winters, arctic weather sweeps across the UK
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What goes up...

Wall Street traders
Tension amomg Wall Street traders as share prices worldwide show volatile swings
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Football fans killed in Istanbul

Galatasaray and Leeds fans fight in Istanbul
Fighting breaks out between Galatasaray and Leeds fans - two English supporters were stabbed to death
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Japanese volcano threatens to erupt

Mount Usu
Mount Usu fills the sky with thick smoke, steam and ashes as thousands of people flee their homes
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Microsoft faces break-up

Microsoft monitors in London
Bill Gates' software giant appeals after a judge said it was guilty of exploiting its monopoly
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A 'glowing eye' in space

The Hubble space telescope focuses on a strikingly unusual planetary nebula, NGC 6751
The Hubble space telescope focuses on a strikingly unusual planetary nebula, NGC 6751
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