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Photos Of The Week -- April 28 - May 4

Voters in France, Serbia, Greece, and elsewhere prepare to go to the polls as Victory Day approaches in the former Soviet Union.

A man uses a mobile phone to take a photograph of his friends on the demolished site of a compound of Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, Pakistan. (Reuters/Mian Khursheed)
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A man uses a mobile phone to take a photograph of his friends on the demolished site of a compound of Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, Pakistan. (Reuters/Mian Khursheed)

A boy waiting to greet U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the National Museum makes a face while holding the U.S. and Chinese flags in Beijing. (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)
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A boy waiting to greet U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the National Museum makes a face while holding the U.S. and Chinese flags in Beijing. (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)

A Buk-2M2 self-propelled missile system is seen at a Victory Day parade rehearsal on Red Square in Moscow on May 3. (RIA Novosti/Aleksander Vilf)
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A Buk-2M2 self-propelled missile system is seen at a Victory Day parade rehearsal on Red Square in Moscow on May 3. (RIA Novosti/Aleksander Vilf)

Supporters of French presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy wave flags ahead of a political campaign rally in Toulon. (Reuters/Jean-Paul Pelissier)
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Supporters of French presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy wave flags ahead of a political campaign rally in Toulon. (Reuters/Jean-Paul Pelissier)

The family members of killed soldiers of the Yugoslav Army lay flowers and light candles at a place of commemoration on Dobrovoljacka Street in Sarajevo. (Reuters/Dado Ruvic)
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The family members of killed soldiers of the Yugoslav Army lay flowers and light candles at a place of commemoration on Dobrovoljacka Street in Sarajevo. (Reuters/Dado Ruvic)

An activist holds a banner with a photo of blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng during a protest in Hong Kong. (AFP)
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An activist holds a banner with a photo of blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng during a protest in Hong Kong. (AFP)

A man rides a bicycle in front of a huge poster with an image of the Order of the Patriotic War during a rehearsal for the Victory Day parade in central Minsk. (Reuters/Vasily Fedosenko)
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A man rides a bicycle in front of a huge poster with an image of the Order of the Patriotic War during a rehearsal for the Victory Day parade in central Minsk. (Reuters/Vasily Fedosenko)

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev (right) and Prime Minister and President-elect Vladimir Putin visit a self- service restaurant in Moscow on May 1. (RIA Novosti/Dmitry Astakhov)
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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev (right) and Prime Minister and President-elect Vladimir Putin visit a self- service restaurant in Moscow on May 1. (RIA Novosti/Dmitry Astakhov)

A supporter of the ultranationalist Serbian Radical Party shouts slogans during a campaign rally in Belgrade. (AFP/Dimitar Dilkoff)
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A supporter of the ultranationalist Serbian Radical Party shouts slogans during a campaign rally in Belgrade. (AFP/Dimitar Dilkoff)

Supporters of conservative New Democracy party leader Antonis Samaras wave flags during a preelection speech in Athens. (AFP/Aris Messinis)
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Supporters of conservative New Democracy party leader Antonis Samaras wave flags during a preelection speech in Athens. (AFP/Aris Messinis)

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