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Day in pictures

Lucy the terrier looks over the side of a canoe at flood waters from the Mississippi River, in the US state of Missouri, on 24 June 2008

Lucy the terrier, in the US state of Missouri, looks over the side of a canoe at flood waters from the Mississippi River.

Police fire tear gas to disperse protesters in Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir, on 24 June 2008

Police fire tear gas to disperse protesters in Srinagar, capital of Indian-administered Kashmir. There was unrest after police killed a local resident during demonstrations over the transfer of forest land.

A shepherd bathes his goat in the sea during a purification ritual at the festival of St John in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain, on 24 June 2008

A Spanish shepherd bathes his goat in the sea during a purification ritual at the festival of St John (San Juan) in Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife.

A Burmese citizen living in Japan shouts slogans during a rally against the country's military regime in front of parliament in Tokyo, 24 June 2008

A Burmese man living in Japan takes part in a rally against his country's military regime in front of the parliament building in Tokyo.

A court attendant takes a break during the Wimbledon Championships 2008 at the All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, 24 June 2008

A court attendant takes a rest as play gets under way for a second day at the Wimbledon tennis championship in England.

A reveller walks on the burning embers during the night of San Juan in San Pedro Manrique, Spain, 24 June 2008

In Spain, a reveller walks on burning embers on the night of San Juan, when people make wishes as they burn unwanted objects.

Scavengers collect items from a rubbish dump in Denpasar, Bali, 24 June 2008

Scavengers sift through rubbish at a dump in Bali, where an international waste management conference is under way.

Alsatian wearing protective shoes

A German policeman holds Butcher, an Alsatian wearing protective shoes. The shoes are to be used in police work at events where broken glass is expected - such as the Euro 2008 championship.




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