Palestinians prepare for Eid al-Fitr holiday(7 images)
On Wednesday, Palestinians were making preparations ahead of Eid al-Fitr, the holiday marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The name of the holiday means "festival of breaking the fast."
Palestinians prepare for the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr, in the market in Bethlehem, West Bank, on Wednesday. This week, Muslims around the world will celebrate the three-day holiday of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
Palestinians shop in a popular market in the southern Gaza Strip ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday on Wednesday. Preparations for Eid al-Fitr include buying new clothes, toys and special sweets. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI