Dammam-east Saudi Arabia
A Palestinian boy looks at a traditional Ramadan lantern in a street market in Gaza City, on July 6, 2013. (Mohammed Abed / AFP / Getty Images)
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men walk past Ramadan decorations, in the Old City of Jerusalem on July 7, 2013, as people prepare for the upcoming Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan. (Ahmad Gharabli / AFP / Getty Images)
A Palestinian arranges qatayef, a dessert traditionally eaten during Ramadan, for sale on the first day of Ramadan in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on July 10, 2013. (Reuters / Mohamad Torokman)
A Palestinian man reads verses from the Qur’an at al-Omari Mosque on the first day of Ramadan, on July 10, 2013 in Gaza City. (Mohammed Abed / AFP/ Getty Images)
Ramadan Around The World
1.Worshippers eat during Iftar, or breaking of the fast, at the Grand Mosque in the holy Muslim city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Wednesday, July 10, 2013.(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)
2.Thousands of people sit on Istiklal Avenue, the main shopping road of Istanbul, in Istanbul, Turkey, Tuesday, July 9, 2013. Thousands of people broke the fast on the first day of Ramadan in a kind of spontaneous form of protest sitting in a queue of some hundred meters from Galatasaray University to Taksim Square on the street chanting slogans while eating together.
3. USA, Flint resident Ahmad Deeb helps set up decorations at the Flint Islamic Center on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 in preparation for the Islamic tradition of Ramadan that starts Wednesday, July 10.
4.A Palestinian woman buys traditional Ramadan decorations at a store in the West Bank city of Jenin, Monday, July 8, 2013.
5.Afghan children read and memorise the Koran at a mosque in Jalalabad on July 10, 2013, during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
6.Yemeni girls wearing traditional costumes attend a festival for children to welcome the Holy month of Ramadan in the old city of Sanaa, Yemen, on Monday, July 8, 2013.
7.Egyptians break their fast during the first day of Ramadan outside Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, July 10, 2013.
8.Kuwaitis buy fruits and vegetables at a market place on July 10, 2013 in downtown Kuwait City, on the first day of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.
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