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Day in Pictures

Graeme Duncan funeral

Quad bikers attend the funeral of former quad bike champion Graeme Duncan in Edinburgh, Scotland. He died in the helicopter crash that also killed rally driver Colin McRae.

Army soldier at the Nahr al-Bared refugee camp in northern Lebanon

A Lebanese soldier stands near spent artillery shells at the Nahr al-Bared refugee camp in northern Lebanon - the scene of fierce fighting between the army and militants.

A street market in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev

A Kiev street vendor sells pike with pre-election brochures of the party led by Ukrainian PM Viktor Yanukovych, ahead of a snap election at the weekend.

Indonesian boys reading the digital Koran in a mosque in the capital, Jakarta

Boys in Jakarta read the Koran displayed on a digital screen - an increasingly popular device in Indonesia.

New Zealand All Black captain Gerry Collins

Bored by the International Rugby Board? New Zealand All Black captain Gerry Collins attends a news conference in Toulouse, France.

Supporters of Gen Musharraf in Islamabad

Supporters of Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf celebrate a Supreme Court decision allowing the general to stand for re-election while remaining army chief.

Friday prayers at al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem

Muslim worshippers attend Friday prayer outside al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.

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