Claude Bartolone

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The president of the general council of Seine Saint-Denis Claude... News PhotoAmbassador,Banquet,Bishop - Clergy,CRIF,Celebration,Claude Bartolone,Director,Eid al-Adha,France,God,Horizontal,President,Religion,Saint-Denis,Seine-St-Denis,Shopping Mall,SudanPhotographer Collection: AFP 2008 AFP(From L) The president of the general council of Seine Saint-Denis Claude Bartolone (L), the president of the Representative Council of Jewish Institutions of France (CRIF) Richard Prasquier (3rd L), Rabbi Brany Ha??m Amar (4th L), Drancy's carrefour mall director Philippe Heudes, deputy-prefect of Seine Saint Denis Frederic Normand (3rd R), Sudan ambassador in France Amed Hamid (2nd R), and Saint Denis' Bishop Olivier de Beranger (R), take part in the celebration of the Muslim Eid al-Adha feast on December 8, 2008 in Drancy's Mosque Noor, near Paris. Eid al-Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice, is celebrated by Muslims around the world by slaughtering camels, goats, sheeps and cattle in commemoration of the prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God. AFP PHOTO / JACQUES DEMARTHON (Photo credit should read JACQUES DEMARTHON/AFP/Getty Images)