In Pictures: G8 summit body language
Group shot

Blair stands with an awkward-looking French president, while Russia's Vladimir Putin shares a joke with Germany's Gerhard Schroeder.

Expert's view: It looks as if Putin is telling Schroeder a hilarious joke - maybe "Have you heard the one about George Bush?" Blair looks as if he is trying really hard with Chirac, but Chirac seems to be saying "You'll have to try even harder"

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