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Muslims Prepare For Eid Al-Fitr Amid Pandemic

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Muslims around the world are taking special precautions to mark Eid al-Fitr, the celebration that breaks the monthlong fast for Ramadan.

Depending on the sighting of the moon, Eid celebrations this year begin either on May 23 or May 24. But prayer gatherings, outdoor festivals, and other public events have been curtailed or canceled to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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