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The Last Station

Statement:

Group of volunteers are performing full Islamic burial ceremony for bodies of a deceased COVID-19 patients in Tabriz cemetery located in city of Tabriz, North of Iran.  Islamic burial rituals contain, bathing the body, shrouding, funeral prayer, and burial. After Coronavirus pandemic, section 65 in Tabriz cemetery has been designated for burial of COVID positive bodies. Families are staying far away while the burial procedures are taking place and finally after the ceremony, they come one by one to say goodbye to their loved ones.

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Matin Hashemi
Matin HashemiNews Photographer

LOCATION
Tabriz, Iran, Middle East

DATE OF PRODUCTION
2020-05-05 00:37:48

Tags
Asia , coronavirus , Covid-19 , iran , M.hashemi , Matin Hashemi , Reportage , Tabriz

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