First Batch of Pilgrims to Iraq Return Home

August 23, 1998
KERMANSHAH The first group of Iranian pilgrims who had travelled to Iraq to visit the holy shrines returned home Friday through the Khosravi border point. The group was welcomed by the provincial officials, ulema and the local people. The pilgrims during their seven-day stay in Iraq visited the holy sites in Karbala, Najaf, Kazemein and Samera. (IRNA)