Men embraced after prayer as hundreds of Kansas City-area Muslims gathered to recognize the end of Ramadan by celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the "Festival of Breaking the Fast"in 2010 at the Business and Technology Campus of Metropolitan Community College in Kansas City, Missouri. (Garvey Scott/Kansas City Star/MCT)
Men embraced after prayer as hundreds of Kansas City-area Muslims gathered to recognize the end of Ramadan by celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the "Festival of Breaking the Fast"in 2010 at the Business and Technology Campus of Metropolitan Community College in Kansas City, Missouri. (Garvey Scott/Kansas City Star/MCT) MCT
Men embraced after prayer as hundreds of Kansas City-area Muslims gathered to recognize the end of Ramadan by celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the "Festival of Breaking the Fast"in 2010 at the Business and Technology Campus of Metropolitan Community College in Kansas City, Missouri. (Garvey Scott/Kansas City Star/MCT) MCT

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