| GEO World|
| Ramazan in most of ME countries begins Monday|
| Updated at: 1306 PST, Sunday, August 31, 2008|
DUBI: The holy month of Ramazan in most of the Middle East countries is beginning Monday.
Yemen, Saudi Arab, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Egypt and Palestine would be observing the first day of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak, while tomorrow is the first fasting day in Syria, Qatar and Kuwait also. Following the sighting of moon, Libya is observing the first day of Ramazan today, while in Iran on Tuesday and in Iraq some sects would be fasting from Monday, while the others from Tuesday.