"In trying times—and as some may try to divide us—the Muslim world comes
together to celebrate Eid-al-Adha. Wishing fellow Muslims everywhere a very
Happy Eid,” Zarif said in a message posted on his Twitter account late on
Eid al-Adha is an important festival on the Islamic calendar which marks the climax of the annual Hajj pilgrimage.
During the festivities, Muslims pay tribute to Prophet Abraham's submission to the divine order of sacrificing his son.