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The month of Ramadan comes to a close and Eid al-Fitr begins. Here is an important message from LoonWatch.
As the first of an estimated 1,500 Muslims began to arrive at Cpl. Allan E. Kivlehan Park in New Dorp, Staten Island, early Sunday morning to celebrated Id al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan, they discovered uncooked bacon scattered on the ground.
On Eid al-Fitr, a molotov cocktail was thrown at a mosque in Libourne in Aquitaine.
Marking the end of Ramadan, Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Fitr. (UPDATED)
Happy Eid to all those celebrating!