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In pictures: Chirac visit to UK
Jacques Chirac and Tony Blair after watching the Guard of Honour
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French President Jacques Chirac was welcomed to the UK on Thursday with a Guard of Honour at the Foreign Office in London.
Mr and Mrs Blair, and Mr and Mrs Chirac on the steps of 10 Downing Street
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Following Downing Street talks, Mr Chirac told reporters that the situation in Iraq was the 'one and only' area of disagreement between the UK and France.
Mrs Chirac and Mrs Blair at Breast Cancer Care's London head office
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Mrs Chirac and Mrs Blair took part in a live web chat with breast cancer patients to launch an online chat service run by Breast Cancer Care.
President Chirac and Patrick Vieira
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As well as his formal duties, President Chirac found time to talk with Arsenal and France football captain Patrick Vieira.
Queen and dinner guests at Windsor castle
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Mr Chirac stayed overnight at Windsor Castle where the Queen held a banquet for him as part of celebrations for the centenary of the Entente Cordiale.
Queen and guests at Windsor Castle
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...before a special performance of Les Miserables - featuring the return of singer Michael Ball for the occasion.
Protestester's mask of Tony Blair
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Outside the castle, pro-hunt campaigners held a demonstration while the fate of their pursuit was being decided by the country's political leaders.




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