Imam Hussein

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A policeman collects food for himself and colleagues who are on duty... News PhotoArbaeen,Ashura,Baghdad,City,Colleague,Day,Food,Grandson,Guarding,Horizontal,Imam Hussein,Iraq,Karbala,Killing,Males,Muhammad,Pilgrimage,Police Force,Protection,Religion,Religious Celebration,Responsibility,ShrinePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA policeman collects food for himself and colleagues who are on duty guarding pilgrims taking 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)