Ashura across the Muslim world
Ashura commemorates the martyrdom of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad at the Battle of Karbala, Iraq, in the year A.D. 680.
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Bomb kills three Yemenis marking Ashura festival
At least three Shia Muslims were killed and 13 others injured in a bomb attack on Saturday targeting the first public observation of the Ashura rituals in the Yemeni capital in half a century.