Article Photos: At renovated Iraq shrine, Shiites mark a holy day 20/24

  Shiite Muslim worshippers, stained by their own blood from self inflicted wounds, hold knives during a procession to mark the Muslim festival of Ashoura, an important period of mourning for Shiites in the Sadr City neighborhood in Baghdad,Iraq, Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. The festival of Ashoura commemorates the martyrdom of Imam Hussein, The grandson of Prophet Muhammad at the Battle of Karbala, Iraq, in the year A.D. 680. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)