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Muslims head to Iraq’s Karbala to commemorate Arba’een: Pictures

Muslim pilgrims continue their march on the Iraqi holy city of Karbala to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam.

Arba’een, an annual Shia pilgrimage, is known as the world’s largest public gathering.

Here is a selection of pictures from the mass march:

Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 6, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Tasnim news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Tasnim news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Mehr news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Mehr news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Tasnim news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Mehr news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by IRIB News Agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 6, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by Tasnim news agency)
Muslim pilgrims walk from the Iraqi city of Najaf to Karbala on November 7, 2017, to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. (Photo by IRIB News Agency)

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