Shiites mark day of grief amid sectarian strife

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Shiite men walk in a massive procession Thursday in Nabatieh, Lebanon. Many cut themselves with swords or lash themselves with chains to mourn the seventh-century death in battle of the beloved Imam Hussein, the Prophet Muhammad's grandson.

ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS Shiite men walk in a massive procession Thursday in Nabatieh, Lebanon. Many cut themselves with swords or lash themselves with chains to mourn the seventh-century death in battle of the beloved Imam Hussein, the Prophet Muhammad's grandson.

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