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Scenes from Eid al-Adha in Gaza and West Bank(16 images)

Palestinian people prepare for Eid al-Adha, Festival of Sacrifice, the Muslim holiday that remembers Ibrahem's willingness to sacrifice his son Ismail, in Rafah southern Gaza and Ramallah, West Bank. The four day holiday, that starts on Saturday, consists of slaughtering a sheep, prayer, visiting the cemetery and family.

A Palestinian boy looks on as he attends Eid al-Adha prayers on the first day of Muslim holiday in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip on July 9, 2022. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI
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Palestinians perform prayers. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI
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Palestinians perform prayers. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI
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Palestinians sit and perform prayers. Photo by Ismael Mohamad/UPI
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