Friday in Pictures: December 25
See how people in England, China and Iraq celebrate Christmas, and more in today's news pictures.
Refugees and migrants call the attention of a rescue team when approaching the Greek island of Lesbos on a dinghy, after crossing a part of the Aegean sea from Turkey, on Friday. The International Organization for Migrants said more than 1 million people have entered Europe earlier this week. Almost all came by sea, while 3,692 drowned in the attempt.
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Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, left, walks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi after Modi's arrival in Lahore, Pakistan. Modi arranged his landmark visit to Pakistan - the first by an Indian leader in a decade, at the last minute on Friday, a Pakistani official said.
A participant wearing a Star Wars Stormtrooper costume with a Santa Claus hat and cape gives candies to a child during a Christmas parade in the center of Minsk, Belarus.
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