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A Palestinian vendor displays dates on a fasting day of Ramadan in the West Bank city of Ramallah, on Aug. 2.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Breaking a fast with dates

A Palestinian vendor displays dates on Aug. 2, a fasting day of Ramadan in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

During Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, Muslims around the world abstain from eating and drinking from sunrise to sunset.