Iraqi Shiite Muslims take part in a mourning procession to mark Ashura in the holy city of Karbala on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

Stampede kills at least 31 pilgrims at major shrine in Iraq

  • Another 100 people are injured at the shrine in the city of Karbala as they mark the holy day of Ashura, the country’s health ministry says
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Iraqi Shiite Muslims take part in a mourning procession to mark Ashura in the holy city of Karbala on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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