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Egyptians Observe Ramadan with Prayer, Politics

One year after the ouster of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, Egyptians are celebrating a much calmer Ramadan.  But politics, both local and regional, still weigh heavy on many people’s minds. In Cairo’s Sayyida Zaynab district, Ramadan has taken hold.  Whether buying festive lamps ... or dried fruits for Iftar to break the daily fast, people happily mix the festive with the holy. “It...

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