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Tag Archives: Ashoura

Pilgrims flock to Karbala

Hundreds of thousands of Shiite Muslim pilgrims gathered in the Iraqi shrine city of Karbala on Sunday for ceremonies marking the seventh-century killing of the Prophet Mohammed’s (PBUH) grandson. Some 25,000 members of the security forces were deployed to protect the pilgrims, who in the past have faced attacks from …

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‘Conduct rituals inside, violation of laws, rules won’t be allowed’ – MoI gears up for safe-guarding Muharram, Ashoura sanctity

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 12: A meeting of top security officials was held in the presence of Deputy Premier, the Minister of Interior Sheikh Mohammad Al- Khalid Al-Sabah to discuss the traffic plan, security procedures, and other preparations to safeguard Hosainiyas and their surrounding areas on the advent of Muharram and …

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