Syria's President Bashar al-Assad performs prayers for Eid al-Adha at al-Afram Mosque in Damascus

 
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Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (4th L) performs prayers for Eid al-Adha at al-Afram Mosque in al-Muhajirin area in Damascus October 26, 2012, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid-al-Adha to mark the end of the Haj by slaughtering sheep, goats, cows and camels to commemorate Prophet Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ismail on God's command. REUTERS/Sana