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13 September 2022 - 21:23
3 million Iranians in Iraq for Arbaeen pilgrimage

Iranian Minister of Interior Ahmad Vahidi said on Tuesday that as many as 3 million Iranians have left the country for Iraq so far for the Arbaeen pilgrimage.

Speaking to reporters, the minister said that as the Arbaeen day is approaching, the number of pilgrims who intend to go to Iraq is increasing.

The six Iranian border crossings to Iraq are now witnessing a new peak of pilgrims, Vahidi said, however noting that there is no problem for travels to Iraq.   

The minister added that some 1.45 million of Iranian pilgrims have returned to the country after observing their pilgrimage rally in Iraq.  

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