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Iraq: Daesh Bans Eid al-Fitr Prayers in Mosul, Says it’s ‘Not An Original Islamic Practice’

Johnlee Varghese Daesh militants have reportedly imposed a ban on Mosul residents from performing prayers during Eid al-Fitr, saying such a practice was never part of early Islam. Eid al-Fitr, also called ‘Feast of Breaking the Fast’, is an important religious occasion celebrated by Muslims