Iranians observe day of Tasu'a in honor of Imam Hussein

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Every year during the first 10 days of the Muslim-calendar month of Muharram, Iranians get together in large mourning processions to mark the anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein. He and his companions were killed by the forces of the tyrannical ruler of the time, Yazid ibn Muawiyah, on the plains of the modern-day Iraqi city of Karbala.

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