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Boise's Islamic Community organized 'Honk for Heroes' parade to honor healthcare workers [Video]

Boise's Islamic Community organized 'Honk for Heroes' parade to honor healthcare workers

Boise's Islamic Community organized 'Honk for Heroes' parade to honor healthcare workers.

Credit: Idaho On Your Side     Duration: 00:54Published
Eid al-Fitr in Iraq: Some worshippers defying government lockdown [Video]

Eid al-Fitr in Iraq: Some worshippers defying government lockdown

Forced to forego ancient traditions this Eid, Iraqis use technology to mark the religious holiday, overshadowed by the coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:50Published
Islamic Center of Pittsburgh Celebrates Eid Al Fitr With Drive Thru Celebration [Video]

Islamic Center of Pittsburgh Celebrates Eid Al Fitr With Drive Thru Celebration

The end of Ramadan was forced to be celebrated with social distancing due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 00:43Published
Islamic Center of Cleveland holds drive-thru Eid al-Fitr celebration [Video]

Islamic Center of Cleveland holds drive-thru Eid al-Fitr celebration

Some members of Cleveland’s Muslim community held socially-distanced celebrations to mark the end of Ramadan.

Credit: WEWS NewsChannel5     Duration: 01:50Published
Places of worship still hold social distancing services [Video]

Places of worship still hold social distancing services

Governor Cuomo announced Thursday churches can now re-open with gatherings of ten or less people. But the Evengel Assembly of God in Lockport is sticking to larger gatherings, but from their car. Those..

Credit: WKBW Buffalo     Duration: 02:04Published
Timelapse shows thousands of people celebrating Eid in Aceh, Indonesia [Video]

Timelapse shows thousands of people celebrating Eid in Aceh, Indonesia

Muslims gathered at a mosque in Indonesia's Aceh province to celebrate Eid on Sunday (May 24). Timelapse footage shows thousands praying at the Islamic Center Lhokseumawe.

Credit: Newsflare STUDIO     Duration: 03:39Published
Eid al-Fitr 2020 in Mecca, Karachi and Tehran [Video]

Eid al-Fitr 2020 in Mecca, Karachi and Tehran

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Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:11Published
Eid in Indonesia: Horse cart business hit hard by pandemic [Video]

Eid in Indonesia: Horse cart business hit hard by pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has stopped the annual homecoming for most workers in Indonesia, and millions are separated from their loved ones.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:47Published
Indonesian Muslims pack mosques for Eid-al-Fitr despite coronavirus pandemic [Video]

Indonesian Muslims pack mosques for Eid-al-Fitr despite coronavirus pandemic

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, hundreds of religious Muslims flocked to this mosques in Padang City in West Sumatra Province of Indonesia today (May 24th) to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr which marks the..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 02:31Published
Indonesian Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr in shadow of active volcano [Video]

Indonesian Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr in shadow of active volcano

Mount Sinabung spewed smoke into the air while people attended Eid prayers to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan in the village of Gung Pinto near Karo, in North Sumatra today (May..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 01:36Published
Eid al-Fitr: People of Imphal came out for purchasing, social distancing is still a challenge [Video]

Eid al-Fitr: People of Imphal came out for purchasing, social distancing is still a challenge

People of Imphal, came out in the market to make purchases for Eid al-Fitr amid coronavirus lockdown. However, maintaining social distancing norms is still a challenge for many people. "We are trying..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:15Published
Eid al-Fitr Marks End Of Muslim Holiday Ramadan [Video]

Eid al-Fitr Marks End Of Muslim Holiday Ramadan

Saturday is Eid al-Fitr. The holiday marks the end of the month-long Ramadan.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:16Published
Tens of thousands crowd streets of Indonesian city ahead of Eid despite lockdown [Video]

Tens of thousands crowd streets of Indonesian city ahead of Eid despite lockdown

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the streets of the Indonesian city of Padang were packed on Friday (May 22nd) night ahead of Eid-al-Fitr which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Footage..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 02:30Published
Kenya lockdown measures taking toll on Eid festivities [Video]

Kenya lockdown measures taking toll on Eid festivities

Businesses in Kenya suffer, as coronavirus lockdowns hit the normally busy Eid al-Fitr holiday trade.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:15Published
Egyptian baker marks Eid-al-Fitr with Mo Salah cookies [Video]

Egyptian baker marks Eid-al-Fitr with Mo Salah cookies

This Egyptian baker is marking Eid-al-Fitr by crafting cookies in the shape of the football shirt of the country's most famous sportsman, Mo Salah. The Liverpool winger, who has won the Premier..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 06:18Published
Muslims Around The World Prepare To Celebrate Eid In Lockdown [Video]

Muslims Around The World Prepare To Celebrate Eid In Lockdown

Preparations are underway around the world to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr, the Muslim festival which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. But lockdown measures caused by the coronavirus mean..

Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO     Duration: 01:04Published

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Qatar- AAB, QCA celebrate Eid al-Fitr with Alone Together online chess

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co (AAB), the exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in Qatar, and Qatar Chess Association ce...
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Qatar- Health centers served 26,941 patients during Eid holidays

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) said that its health centers have served about 26,941 patients during Eid Al Fitr holidays between May 19 to 30....
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84 beggars arrested in Dubai during Eid Al Fitr holidays

Some illegal vendors, too, have been arrested in different areas of the emirate, the police added.
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The Evolution Of East African Salafi-Jihadism – Analysis

By James Barnett* In the early hours of January 5, 2020, roughly a dozen militants from al-Qaeda’s East African affiliate, the Somalia-based al-Shabaab, sneaked onto a discreet U.S. airfield..
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Abu Dhabi Police receive 41,000 emergency calls during Eid holidays

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The Abu Dhabi Police received 41,588 emergency calls during the Eid Al Fitr holidays, from May 22 to May26, a senior offic...
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Qatar- Government offices to work 7am to 1pm from Sunday

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Government offices in Qatar will revert to the 7am to 1pm schedule from Sunday when they reopen after the Eid al-Fitr brea...
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Amir Khan breaches lockdown rules again to sort bitter 18-month family feud

amir khan breaches lockdown rules again to sort bitter 18-month family feud
Amir Khan has broken coronavirus lockdown rules once again after arranging a family reunion in Bolton to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. The boxer, his wife and three children visited his parents after a..
Daily Star - Published

Afghan forces killed in attack blamed on Taliban

It is the first deadly attack since a three-day ceasefire announced over the Eid al-Fitr holiday ended on Tuesday.
Al Jazeera - Published

Dubai Courts announce post Eid Al Fitr work timings

Dubai Courts services remain available on their portal and the remote services of the amicable settlement centre.
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Residents celebrate 'unforgettable' Eid Al Fitr in UAE

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) For the first time, it was an Eid without social gatherings and gift exchanges for UAE residents. With everyone urg...
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Afghanistan’s Mass Release Of Taliban Prisoners Revives Peace Process, But Seen As ‘Big Gamble’ – Analysis

By Frud Bezhan* (RFE/RL) — Afghanistan’s flagging peace process was on the verge of collapse following weeks of devastating militant attacks, mounting public anger, and the halt of a major..
Eurasia Review - Published

Dubai records 412 traffic accidents during Eid Al Fitr break

Throughout the break, some 24,198 calls were made to the Dubai Police's hotline.
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Qatar- Thousands watch Katara online Eid celebration

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The online Eid Al Fitr celebration by the Cultural Village Foundation (Katara) generated huge interest on its website and ...
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Qatar- Winter vegetable markets to reopen today with new timings

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Winter vegetable markets will reopen today after three-day Eid Al Fitr break with new timings, offering a number of farm f...
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Qatar- Katara's virtual Eid festivities to conclude on Wednesday

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Katara - the Cultural Village is concluding its Eid al-Fitr festivities on Wednesday, after four days of immense popular t...
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Resoluteness, resolve, resilience

(MENAFN - Jordan Times) Jordan on Monday marked its 74th Independence Day anniversary, coinciding with Eid Al Fitr, under the shadow of the coronav...
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Iran Expects Greater Efficacy From Swiss Financial Channel

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on Switzerland to enhance the effectiveness of a financial mechanism it has set up for trade with Iran, so that Tehran could release part of its assets..
Eurasia Review - Published

Muslim Comics Gather Over Zoom To Celebrate Eid With Jokes And Joy

Forty comedians came together for 2 hours of stand-up to celebrate a socially distant Eid-al-Fitr. They cracked wise about everything from smelly burps to parents who share misinformation on WhatsApp.
NPR - Published

Reminiscing fond festival memories, Jordanians observe Eid Al Fitr under lockdown

(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN � Experiencing the first Eid Al Fitr, the feast marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, under lockdown, people ...
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Afghanistan government frees 900 Taliban prisoners

The inmates have been released as part of a trust-building prisoner swap. The Afghan government also wants an extension on the Eid al-Fitr ceasefire.
Deutsche Welle - Published Also reported by •WorldNews

Muslims in Germany Use IKEA Parking Lot for COVID-Safe Group Prayer

Hundreds of Muslims from a mosque in Germany came together for a holiday prayer while maintaining social distancing ... thanks to their friendly neighborhood IKEA. Muslims all over the world spent the..
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Afghanistan President Commits to Releasing 2,000 Taliban Prisoners Amid Eid al-Fitr Ceasefire

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Following the ceasefire that both parties agreed to in celebration of Eid al-Fitr, Afghan president pledged that up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners will be released. The Taliban, however, reminded the..
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Afghan govt to free 900 prisoners; Taliban may extend truce

The Afghan government said it would free 900 prisoners on Tuesday, its single-largest prisoner release since the US and the Taliban signed a peace deal earlier this year that spells out an exchange of..
IndiaTimes - Published

Qatar- Kuwait Envoy: Residents should adhere to precautionary health measures

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Ambassador of Kuwait to Qatar, H E Hafiz Mohammed Al Ajmi, said that Eid Al Fitr comes this year under exceptional circums...
MENAFN.com - Published

Kuwait Crown Prince thanks Eid Al-Fitr well-wishers, commends COVID-19 countermeasures

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT, May 26 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah thanked on Tuesday...
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AP PHOTOS: Confined Moroccans find new ways to celebrate Eid

CASABLANCA Morocco (AP) — Instead of mass prayers and large family gatherings filled with colorful clothes, gifts and traditional foods, millions of Moroccan Muslims celebrated Eid Al-Fitr at home,..
SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

President Trump issues message for Eid al-Fitr (White House)

The festival marks the end of Ramadan (Encyclopaedia Britannica article). “As Muslims observe the day of Eid al-Fitr, we hope they find both comfort and strength in the healing powers of prayer and..
Catholic Culture - Published

Video: Sandstorm, heavy rain hit parts of UAE on second day of Eid Al Fitr

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Sandstorm, heavy rain and strong wind hit parts of the UAE on the first and second day of Eid Al Fitr celebrations. The do...
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Kuwait gov't congratulates Amir, Crown Prince, people on Eid Al-Fitr

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT, May 25 (KUNA) -- The government of Kuwait Monday congratulated His Highness the Amir, His Highness the Cr...
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Erdogan vows to defend Palestinians against Israel's 'annexation project' in holiday message to U.S. Muslims

'We will not allow the Palestinian lands to be offered to anyone else,' Turkish president says in video message for Eid al-Fitr, as Netanyahu doubles down on annexation pledge
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UAE- Mohamed bin Zayed exchanges Eid Al Fitr greetings with Arab leaders

(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 24th May 2019 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi ...
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Qatar distributes 50,000 food kits to community members to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The ‘Let's Celebrate Eid Together' initiative has reflected Qatar government's keenness towards ensuring the welfare...
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Subdued Eid al-Fitr in India, Bangladesh amid coronavirus crisis

Millions of Muslims in the two nations celebrate the end of the holy month of Ramadan under the shadow of the pandemic.
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3-Day Truce, Prisoner Release Deal Inspire Hopes For Reconciliation In Afghanistan

The Taliban announced the cease-fire in honor of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, and the Afghan government quickly reciprocated by initiating a process to release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners.
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Eid al-Fitr in Iraq: Some worshippers defying government lockdown

Forced to forego ancient traditions this Eid, Iraqis use technology to mark the religious holiday, overshadowed by the coronavirus pandemic.
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US Muslims celebrate 'distanced' Eid al-Fitr amid COVID-19 fears

A number of Muslim communities arranged socially distant celebrations in the US.
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