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Kadhim Pilgrimage

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Tens of thousand Iraqi Shiites Muslims march to the shrine of Imam Moussa Kadhim, for the annual commemoration of the saint’s death. (AP)
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Iraqi army soldiers stand guard. (AP)
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Iraqi boys take an elderly Shiite couple on a handcart as a policeman stands guard in the Shiite district of Kazimiyah, in Baghdad (AP)
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Shiite women drink sweet water and eat dates as they march toward the Imam Mousa al-Kadim shrine for the annual commemoration of the saint’s death. (AP)
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An Iraqi Shiite Muslim woman carries her child to the Imam Moussa Kadhim shrine, for the annual commemoration of the saint’s death. (AP)
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Iraqi Shiites enact the martyrdom of Imam Mousa al-Kadim, played by actor center, in the Shiite district of Sadr City, in Baghdad. (AP)
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An Iraqi police officer stands guard as Iraqi Shiite Muslims march towards the Imam Mousa al-Kadim shrine. (AP)
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An injured Shiite pilgrim, who was on his way to the Imam Mousa al-Kadim shrine for the annual commemoration of the saint’s death, is moved to a hospital in Baghdad. (AP)
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An Iraqi mother along with her children mourn the death of her son Wisam Ali, 13, who was killed on the way to the Imam Moussa Kadhim shrine. (AO)
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Doctors treat an injured Shiite pilgrim, who was on his way to the Imam Mousa al-Kadim shrine for the annual commemoration of the saint’s death. (AP)
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Iraqis take the body of their relative from a hospital in Baghdad. (AP)
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An Iraqi Shiite Muslim woman mourns as she reaches the Imam Moussa Kadhim shrine. (AP)
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