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Ahead of Arbain Day, Thousands of Shiites Crowded Karbala

Thousands of Shia Muslims on Sunday (26/9) thronged the city of Karbala in Iraq to commemorate Arbain Day, the day that 40 days of mourning ended after the death of Imam Hussein, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad. Many worshipers perform Shiite religious rituals such as beating their chests and …

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