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Pictures Of The Week: April 23-April 29 (PHOTOS)

Posted: 05/ 1/2012 11:48 am Updated: 05/ 1/2012 11:48 am

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    An Israeli man cries beside a memorial stone for a fallen soldier during the annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Mt. Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem, on April 25, 2012. (Bernat Armangue, AP)

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    A Tibetan man carries a portrait of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, during a function to mark the 23rd birthday of Panchen Lama Gendun Choekyi Nyima, the second-highest Tibetan religious leader, in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, April 25, 2012. Nyima was named the reincarnation of the Panchen Lama in 1995 by the Dalai Lama, Tibetan's highest figure who is reviled as a separatist by the Chinese government. He and his family, who are from a remote part of Chinese-controlled Tibet, have not been heard from since and Beijing gave another boy the title. (Niranjan Shrestha, AP)

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    President Barack Obama high-fives late-night comic Jimmy Kimmel as Caren Bohan, a Reuters journalist and president of the White House Correspondents' Association watches during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 28, 2012 in Washington. (Haraz N. Ghanbari, AP)

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    North Korean children on unicycles skip ropes for a performance at the Kaeson Kindergarden in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (Ng Han Guan, AP)

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    Birds perch on a branch during a spring snowstorm in Pembroke, N.Y., on April 23, 2012. A spring nor'easter packing soaking rain and high winds churned up the Northeast Monday morning, unleashing a burst of winter and up to a foot of snow in higher elevations inland, closing some schools and sparking concerns of power outages. (David Duprey, AP)

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    Afghan refugee children enjoy a swing ride in a slum area on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (Nathalie Bardou, AP)

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    A Myanmar Buddhist monk shaves a fellow monk's head in Yangon, Myanmar Wednesday, April 25, 2012. (Sakchai Lalit, AP)

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    A rose hangs on the wall of names at the Armored Corps memorial for fallen soldiers after a ceremony marking the annual Memorial Day for soldiers and civilians killed in more than a century of conflict between Jews and Arabs, in Latrun, near Jerusalem, Israel, on April 25, 2012. (Ariel Schalit, AP)

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    People enjoy a fountain in front of the Revolution Monument in Mexico City, on April 26, 2012. (Alexandre Meneghini, AP)

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    A Pakistani police commando fires at the hideout of alleged criminals during a crackdown operation against criminals in Karachi's town of Lyari in Pakistan, on Friday, April 27, 2012. Criminals and police exchanged fire during the action that killed two person and injured many, security official said. (Shakil Adil, AP)

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    North Korean military performers take part in a concert to mark the 80th anniversary of the founding of the North Korean army in Pyongyang, North Korea, on April 25, 2012. (Ng Han Guan, AP)

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    A protester throws back a tear gas canister fired by Malaysian police during a rally to demand for electoral reforms in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on April 28, 2012. Malaysian police fired tear gas and chemical-laced water Saturday at thousands of demonstrators demanding an overhaul in electoral policies they call biased ahead of national polls expected soon. (Lai Seng Sin, AP)

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    Contestants pose for pictures after attending a press conference ahead the 2012 Miss Nicaragua Gay beauty contest in Managua, Nicaragua, Monday, April, 23, 2012. The contest will be held on April 28, at the Ruben Dario National Theater, Managua. (Esteban Felix, AP)

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