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The first day of Ramadan in the West Bank

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On Wednesday, millions of Muslims world-wide welcomed the first day of the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan is accompanied by a distinct atmosphere in each city of the world. In Palestine, this atmosphere is characterised by popular customs and dishes specific to this virtuous month that lend a particular and distinct elegance to the occasion.

These photographs were taken on the first day of this blessed month following a tour of the old town market in the Palestinian city of Nablus.


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MEMO Photographer: Ibtehal Mansour

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