Muslims in Gaza and all over the world mark the first day of the holy month of Ramadan and observe Ramadan by abstaining from food and drink, smoking and sex from dawn until sunset. UPI/Ismael Mohamad
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.Iranian women pray at Hazrat-e Abdul-Azim Holy Shrine in south of Tehran,Iran during Eid-al-Fitr festival on August 19, 2012. The Eid-al-Fitr festival marks the end of the holy Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian.
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