Tens of thousands of Shi'ite Muslims are pouring into the holy city of Kerbala 110 km south of Baghdad to commemorate the 40th day after the death of Imam Hussein. Many walk the whole way without either food or water on them. Local Shi'ites prepare meals for the pilgrims on their way, cooking rice and mutton in enormous cauldrons set up right on the roadside.
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