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PHOTO GALLERY: Egyptians celebrate Eid Al-Adha festival



Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Eid Al-Adha holiday in the Egyptian capital Cairo
Muslims across the world are celebrating the annual festival of Eid Al-Adha, or the festival of sacrifice, which marks the end of the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and commemorates prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God. 
 
(Photos: AFP, AP and Reuters)