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An Afghan cook fans kebabs over a grill in downtown Kabul on October... News PhotoAdult,Afghanistan,Banquet,Business,Domestic Life,Downtown District,Eid al-Adha,Food,Horizontal,Islam,Kabul,Kebab,Men,Religion,Restaurant,SalesmanPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAn Afghan cook fans kebabs over a grill in downtown Kabul on October 23, 2012, ahead of the Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha. Eid al-Adha (the Festival of Sacrifice) is celebrated throughout the Muslim world as a commemoration of Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son for God. The festival falls on the tenth day of Zulhijjah, the final month of the Muslim Calendar and cows, camels, goats and sheep are traditionally slaughtered on the holiest day. AFP PHOTO/ JAWAD JALALI (Photo credit should read Jawad Jalali/AFP/Getty Images)