Video: Arab world celebrates Mother’s Day

Syrian refugee mothers carry their babies during a ceremony at Al Zaatari refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, March 1, 2016. (Reuters)

The Arab world celebrates Mother's Day this year on Monday to honor mothers and motherhood.

Mothers on this special day are cherished and showered with love, flowers, cards and gifts.

The day is commemorated across the Gulf, Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Sudan and Libya.

While Arabs mark Mother’s Day on March 21, other countries around the world mark the event on different dates and in different ways.


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