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Pakistani police officers stand guard as a forklift carries concrete... News PhotoBomb,Bombing,Boundary,Carrying,Concrete,Conflict,Following,Forklift,Guarding,Horizontal,Hotel,Islamabad,Mosque,Pakistan,Police Force,Shi'ite Islam,Street,Suicide,Suicide Bombing,Terrorism,ViolencePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPakistani police officers stand guard as a forklift carries concrete barricades to block a street near a Shiite Muslim mosque following overnight suicide bomb attacks on minority Shiite Muslims, in Islamabad on November 22, 2012. Muslim leaders gathered for a rare summit in Islamabad on November 22 as militant attacks killed 35 people across the country on one of the deadliest days of violence claimed by the Taliban in months. Twenty-three people were killed and 62 wounded overnight in Rawalpindi, the twin city of Islamabad, where Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan are chief among the summit guests. AFP PHOTO/Aamir QURESHI (Photo credit should read AAMIR QURESHI/AFP/Getty Images)