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In pictures: Ethiopian bloodshed

A mother holds the photo of her son at his funeral

Some of the 26 people who died during and after Wednesday's protests have now been buried.

Nurse weeps at hospital in Addis Ababa

A nurse weeps at an Addis Ababa hospital receiving dead and wounded after the crackdown.

Protesters carrying stones approach Addis Ababa city hall

Young Ethiopians had gathered for a third day of street protests over alleged election fraud.

Police beat detainee in Addis Ababa

Security forces again used batons to control them but at some stage live bullets were fired into the crowd.

Injured man enters hospital in Addis Ababa

Casualties streamed into city hospitals, dripping blood, as anxious relatives flocked to get news.

Hospital staff treat injured man in Addis Ababa

Doctors treated scores of injured but at least 26 of those shot later died.

Injured man in Addis Ababa hospital

The government seems set on imposing its ban in protests, which it blames on "gangsters".

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