The Secretary-General of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine expressed its thanks and gratitude for the efforts exerted by the media that participated in the transfer the rituals of Ziyarat Arba'een of Imam al-Hussayn and his brother Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon both of them).
The statement of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine was issued and signed by its Secretary General; Eng. Mohammad al-Ashigar: "To all media, We extend our thanks ad appreciation to your good and distinguished efforts, through the effective role in the transfer and coverage of the rituals of Ziyarat Arba'een of Imam al-Hussayn (peace be upon him) in the year 1439 AH. Praying the Almighty to put these efforts in the book of your deeds and to take your hands to what He loves and pleases Him. He is the Hearer of the Supplication."
It is noteworthy that the Ziyarat Arba'een of this year has attracted extensive media coverage from inside and outside Iraq, most of which began since the arrival of the first visitors to the holy city of Karbala, and were able to transfer this ritual. The number of the media agencies and organizations has reached more than 250 local and international media agencies and organizations. In addition to a large group of local and international photographers who have also participated in the documentation and transfer of this Ziyarat, as their number was more than ten thousands photographers, mostly affiliated to media institutions and websites.