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Guests break the fast at the Minnesota Governor's residence in May. Photo: Leila Navidi/Star Tribune via Getty Images
The world's 1.6 billion Muslims are concluding Ramadan, the annual month of fasting — no food, no drink — from sunrise to sunset.
Why it matters: In the U.S., Muslims number nearly 3.5 million, which could be more than 8 million by 2050, Pew Research Center projects.
Between the lines: In war-torn Yemen and Syria, fasting is extra hard during Ramadan.
What's next: Eid al-Fitr, a festival of prayer, family, food and almsgiving.
President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump meet the Queen.
Photo: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images
Quentin Tarantino sure does appreciate spaghetti westerns, arguing they paved the way for modern movies: