Photos: World marks the beginning of the holy month of Ramzan

Updated: Jun 12, 2016, 21:44 IST
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    A Syrian man prepares kebab in the rebel-held side of the northern city of Aleppo. Pic/AFP
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    Lights and lanterns adore cities as people get ready for Ramadan. Pic/AFP
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    People check out decorative article in Jordan. Pic/AFP
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    Libyans shop for fish in the capital Tripoli. Pic/AFP
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    Libyan men prepare traditional sweets in the capital Tripoli. Pic/AFP
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    Pastry vendor sells oriental pancakes the day before the start of Ramzan. Pic/AFP
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    Pastry vendor sells various oriental pancakes the day before the start of Ramzan. Pic/AFP
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    Pastry vendor add honey on Chebakia, a Moroccan Pastry the day before the start of Ramzan. Pic/AFP
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    Pakistani bakers prepare Iftar food for Muslims breaking their fast on the first day of fasting month of Ramzan, at a market in Islamabad. Pic/AFP
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    Pakistani Muslims perform a special 'Taraweeh' evening prayer on the first day of the Muslim fasting month of Ramzan at a mosque in Lahore. Pic/AFP
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    Pakistani bakers prepare Iftar food for Muslims breaking their fast on the first day of fasting month of Ramzan, at a market in Islamabad. Pic/AFP
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    People break their fasting on June 6, 2016 as they eat sitting on the grass at the Blue Mosque square in Istanbul. Pic/AFP
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    Thousands of Turkish people break their fasting on June 6, 2016 at the Blue Mosque square in Istanbul. Pic/AFP
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Millions of Muslims around the world marked the beginning of the holy month of Ramzan. During this month, Muslims unite in a period of fasting and spiritual reflection. This is how the world celebrated on Day 1

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