Bomb kills 50 Iraqi pilgrims

Bombs explode in Karbala, Iraq, killing more than 50 people, most of them Shi'ite pilgrims headed to the holy city to observe yearly religious rituals. GRAPHIC CONTENT

Shi'ite pilgrims march on their way to Karbala for Arbaeen, in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011. The holiday marks the end of the forty-day mourning period after the anniversary of the 7th century martyrdom of Imam Hussein, the Prophet Muhammad's grandson. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

Shi'ite pilgrims march on their way to Karbala for Arbaeen, in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011. The holiday marks the end of the forty-day mourning period after the anniversary of the 7th century martyrdom of Imam Hussein, the Prophet Muhammad's grandson. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

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