Thousands Mark Arbaeen at Sayyed
Zainab Shrine in Damascus Countryside
Thousands of worshippers marked on Saturday Arbaeen at Sayyeda Zainab
Shrine in Damascus countryside, amid strict security measures.
The worshippers mourned the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and a number of His
Noble Family members as well as His companions and rallied the streets which in
the Shrine's vicinity.
The participants, who came from different countries and challenged the weather
conditions besides the terrorists' threats, stressed the importance of attending
the Shrine's events, noting that the security and stability in the area have
been restored to a great extent.
It is worth noting that the terrorist groups in Syria have threatened several
times to blast Sayyed Zainab Shrine, but the Syrian army and the popular
committees have encountered these threats, restoring the area's security in the
context of their anti-terrorism operations across the country.