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PHOTO GALLERY: Celebrations in Cairo streets as Egyptians mark the first day of Ramadan




In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, whirling dervishes perform to mark the first day of the holy month of Ramadan at El-Moez Street in historical Fatimid Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, whirling dervishes spin during a performance marking the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, whirling dervishes spin during a performance marking the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, an Egyptian vender looks for customers on a street decorated to mark the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, whirling dervishes spin during a performance to mark the holy month of Ramadan at El-Moez Street in historical Fatimid Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, a whirling dervish spins during a performance to mark the holy month of Ramadan at El-Moez Street in historical Fatimid Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this late Sunday, June 5, 2016 picture, Egyptians celebrate the announcement of the holy month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, June 5, 2016 (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, whirling dervishes perform to mark the first day of the holy month of Ramadan at El-Moez Street in historical Fatimid Cairo, Egypt (AP)

In this Sunday, June 5, 2016 photo, an Egyptian policeman patrols El-Moez Street in historical Fatimid Cairo, as people mark the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt (AP)