Iraq 2004 Muslim women

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Iraq. Baghdad. Al Sadr City. Family Abo Basheer sits on a couch. The mother and two girls wears the hidjab on their heads which cover their hair. The word hijab (or hidjab) refers to both the veil covering the head and traditionally worn by muslim women (Islamic headscarf), but also the  modest muslim styles of dress in general. 20.02.04  © 2004 Didier Ruef