In pictures: Al Ain Zoo
Al Ain Zoo is a true family destination, providing entertainment and learning experiences in a natural outdoor environment. Visitors of all age groups can enjoy a great day out packed with fun and adventure at the zoo. It is currently home to 184 species and more than 4,300 animals, including 2,500 mammals, 1,200 birds and 600 reptiles.
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A photographic journey into the beautiful world of our feathered friends
Funeral for Saudi King Abdullah got under way in a cavernous mosque in the capital.
Contestants present a colourful spectacle as they take part in the national costume show