Iraq: Tight security for Shia pilgrims marking Ashura

SHAFAQNA – In Iraq’s holy city of Kerbala, Shi’ite Muslims gathered for the annual Ashura religious commemoration have, for the moment, been spared the violent attacks that have marked pilgrimages in the past.

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