Muslims hold prayers on Capitol Hill

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Muslims attend the Islam on Capitol Hill 2009 event in Washington, DC. Thousands of Muslims gathered for the event to promote the diversity of Islam. (Getty Images)
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Muslims say prayer during the event at the West Front Lawn of the US capital city. (Getty Images)
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Kameelah Omar-Muhammad (right) of Atlanta, Georgia, greets Khadijah Shareef of the Muslim Women of America in Indianapolis group. (Getty Images)
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Sheikh Ahmed Dewidar (right) recites the Koran. (Getty Images)
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Muslims say prayer during event. (Getty Images)
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People can find out more information at www.islamoncapitolhill.com. (Getty Images)
Sun 27 Sep 2009 10:07 AM GST
Last Updated: Mon 23 Jan 2017 04:38 PM GST