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End of Ramadan as the COVID-19 pandemic lingers

Mike Hutchings, Reuters

Posted at May 24 2020 10:50 AM | Updated as of May 24 2020 10:55 AM

End of Ramadan as the COVID-19 pandemic lingers

Muslim clerics await the sighting of the moon that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan during a lockdown aimed at limiting the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Sea Point promenade in Cape Town, South Africa on Saturday. Millions of Muslims will observe one of the most celebrated Muslim festivals in simpler and somber manner as a number of countries remain under community quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic.