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Muslims Worldwide Begin Observing Ramadan

Muslims begin observing the holy month of Ramadan Saturday in many parts of the world.  They believe this is the time when God revealed the holy Qu'ran to the Prophet Mohammad. During Ramadan, Muslims refrain from food and drink during daylight hours. U.S. President Barack Obama has extended  "best wishes" to the Muslim community at home and abroad.  He said he is looking forward to welcoming Muslim Americans to the White House for an iftar dinner -- the...

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