Eid al-Fitr

An official wearing a protective mask uses a telescope to view the moon to mark Eid Al-Fitr
Saudis, African Muslims debate date of Eid Al-Fitr

The UAE's International Astronomy Center announced that the moon had set before the sun for all countries in the Muslim world on Friday, meaning that it could not have been seen on Friday night.

Members of the medical team spray disinfectant to sanitize indoor place of Imam Reza's holy shrine,
Iran to reopen religious, cultural sites for Eid al-Fitr - president

Rouhani said last week that the shrines would open for three hours in the morning and three hours in the afternoon.

By REUTERS
23/05/2020
Eid al-Fitr celebrations at the beach in Tel Aviv.
Iran asks people not to travel for Eid holiday to avoid COVID-19 spike

"I am urging you not to travel during the Eid. Definitely, such trips mean new cases of infection...People should not travel to and from those high-risk red areas."

By REUTERS
21/05/2020
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