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In pictures: Bush's Pakistan trip

Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf and the US President George W Bush

President Bush praised President Musharraf as a key ally in the 'war on terror' on the last leg of his South Asia tour.

President Bush playing cricket during a workshop with boys at the US embassy in Islamabad

Despite the praise Mr Bush deftly batted away Pakistan's requests for a nuclear deal and the Kashmir issue.

Mrs Sehba Musharraf and Mrs Laura Bush

The first ladies also met and Mrs Musharraf raised the issue of admission of more Pakistani women to US universities.

Anti-Bush protests in Karachi, Pakistan

Mr Bush's visit was not welcomed by many people who demonstrated across the country.

An American flag is burnt in an anti-Bush protest in Lahore, Pakistan

There were protests against the US involvement in Iraq and the cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad.

Party members of Imran Khan's Tahreek-e-Insaaf were arrested during an anti-Bush rally in Rawalpindi

Members of the party of former Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan were arrested ahead of Mr Bush's visit.

A paramilitary soldier on guard in Islamabad

Security was tight during Mr Bush's visit especially following a bomb blast at the US consulate in Karachi on Thursday.


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