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Palestinian boys throw flowers into the sea at Gaza City's port during a memorial for pro-Palestinian activists killed in an Israeli raid on aid ships bound for Gaza.
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An Afghan policeman stands in front of a banner Monday advertising this week's gathering of Afghan tribal leaders in Kabul. The 1,600 delegates at the much-delayed and much-touted gathering will debate strategies for convincing the Taliban and other insurgents to lay down their arms.
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President Obama spoke Tuesday in the Rose Garden of the White House. He was flanked by the co-chairmen of the BP Oil Spill Commission, former EPA Administrator Bill Reilly (left) and former Florida Sen. Bob Graham.
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Members of the U.N. Security Council met at the United Nations on Monday for an emergency meeting on the Israeli commando raid that has provoked international outrage and a diplomatic crisis.