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Shiite Muslims raise their swords outside the shrine of Imam Abbas... Fotografia de notíciasBranco,Carbala,Comemoração,Criança,Espada,Festividade religiosa islâmica Ashura,Horizontal,Iraque,Islamismo,Islamismo Xiita,Médio Oriente,Peregrino,Rapazes,Religião,Santuário,VestuárioPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPShiite Muslims raise their swords outside the shrine of Imam Abbas early on November 25, 2012 in Karbala during the celebration of Ashura. Millions of pilgrims pour into the Iraqi shrine city of Karbala for the peak of commemorations for Ashura today, the most important day in the Shiite calendar, with security tight following mass-casualty attacks in previous years. AFP PHOTO / AHMAD AL-RUBAYE (Photo credit should read AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)