Middle East

Black-clad pilgrims pack Iraq's Karbala for Ashoura

This aerial photo shows Shiite faithful pilgrims gathering between the holy shrine of Imam Hussein and the holy shrine of Imam Abbas, during the Muslim month of Muharram, in Karbala, 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)





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