Lifestyle & Belief

Celebrating Eid al-Adha in Libya's Ruins

Muslims around the world recently celebrated Eid al-Adha, the "Feast of Sacrifice."

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Correspondent Marine Olivesi spent the holiday with Libyan families who have moved in to the ruins of the old regime — quite literally.

She reports from Tripoli.

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    Islamabad merchant feeds goat. (Photo: Beenish Ahmed)

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    Salma says no-one in the oil-rich country should have to squat in such insalubrious place in order to have a home. (Photo: Marine Olivesi)

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    Skinning sheep on the morning of Eid. (Photo: Marine Olivesi)

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    On the morning of Eid, 7-year-old Mohamed takes the sheep for a walk before it gets slaughtered. (Photo: Marine Olivesi)