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Shiite Muslim female pilgrims march along the main highway that links... News PhotoAdult,Arbaeen,Ashura,Baghdad,City,Day,Flag,Grandson,Highway,Horizontal,Imam Hussein,Iraq,Karbala,Killing,Males,Middle East,Muhammad,Participant,Pilgrim,Pilgrimage,Religion,Religious Celebration,Shi'ite Islam,Shrine,Walking,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPShiite Muslim female pilgrims march along the main highway that links the Iraqi capital Baghdad with the central shrine city of Karbala on January 1, 2013, to 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. AFP PHOTO/AHMAD AL-RUBAYE (Photo credit should read AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)