Millions of Ahlulbait followers have commemorated the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Ali, peace be upon him, in his holy shrine in the holy city of Najaf.
The holy city witnessed the arrival of crowds of Ahlulbait lovers from around the world to mark this great sorrowful occasion.
Holy shrines in Iraq, Syria, and Iran in addition to mosques, Husseiniyahs, and Islamic Centers in Islamic and non-Islamic countries are marking the nights of martyrdom anniversary of Imam Ali, peace be upon him, and the blessed Laylat al-Qadr, Night of Decree .
The employees of Imam Ali Holy Shrine exerted their efforts to provide the best services to the pilgrims including food, drink and rest areas.
Meanwhile, security forces tightened the measures in order to ensure the protection of pilgrims and a safe pilgrimage.
It is noteworthy that the Middle Euphrates Operations Command announced the participation of two million mourners in the commemoration of the martyrdom anniversary and the blessed Laylat al-Qadr, Night of Decree.
The honorable house of the Grand Jurist, Ayatollah Sayyid Sadiq al-Husseini al-Shirazi, in the holy city of Qom also marked the tragic event through a mourning ceremony attended by the grand Jurist, may Allah prolong his life, a number of scholars, seminary students, and large crowds of Ahlulbait followers.