Imam Hussein

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An Iraqi security officer stands guard as Shiite Muslim pilgrims take... News PhotoArbaeen,Ashura,Baghdad,City,Day,Grandson,Horizontal,Imam Hussein,Iraq,Karbala,Killing,Males,Muhammad,Pilgrimage,Religion,Religious Celebration,Security,Shi'ite Islam,Shrine,StandingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn Iraqi security officer stands guard as Shiite Muslim pilgrims take part in the Arbaeen religious festival which marks the 40th day after Ashura commemorating the seventh century killing of Prophet Mohammed's grandson, Imam Hussein, in the shrine city of Karbala, southwest of Iraq's capital Baghdad, on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED SAWAF (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED SAWAF/AFP/Getty Images)