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· August, 2012

Stories about Palestine from August, 2012

Palestine: A 1920 Eid Celebration in Jaffa

28 August 2012

The Facebook page Tradition in Palestine shares a picture which reflects Eid celebration in Jaffa in 1920 with the following comment: as in my parents description to Eid: magic lantern, rope swing and ice cream and juice vendors

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Arab World: Scenes of Eid from Syria, Palestine and Bahrain

22 August 2012

Eid Al Fitr, which marks the end of the Muslim month of fasting - Ramadan, was commemorated with three days of celebrations across the Arab world, or so goes the tradition. Instead, celebrations were muted as Syria buried its dead and Bahrain laid to rest a 16-year-old teenager killed by police.

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