17 January 2008

Just gimme some of...

Whatever Mahmoud's smokin'...
-- DUBAI (Reuters) -- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Thursday that Israel "would not dare attack Iran", after Israel said it tested a missile and warned against Tehran's nuclear program.

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"People get cured here, that is why they come to the cemetery," says Samad, one young visitor.

The "cure" is simple - each visitor takes a pinch of salt from one of the many small bowls and eats it. It is believed that the salt has a special connection with the dead and will cure any illness.