Thu, 02 Jul 2020

People in the Middle East countries celebrate Eid al-Fitr, a holiday spent by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of the month-long dawn-to-sunset fasting of Ramadan.

People wearing face masks attend Eid al-Fitr prayers in Tehran, Iran, on May 24, 2020. (Xihua/Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

A baker prepares the traditional Turkish dessert baklava at Halk Bread Factory, a bakery in Ankara, Turkey, on May 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Mustafa Kaya)

An Iraqi makes traditional cookies known as Kleicha for the Eid al-Fitr in Baghdad, Iraq, on May 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Khalil Dawood)

People do shopping in a market for the Eid al-Fitr in Damascus, Syria, on May 23, 2020. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. (Xinhua/Ammar Safarjalani)■

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