12 Oct. 2017
Mohamed Hassan Abdel Hadi Baqer, 25, a student at Ibn al-Fahd al-Heli school run by al-Hawza al-Ilmiyya, looks into a fridge at his home in Kerbala, Iraq, August 18, 2017. For more than 1,000 years, the al-Hawza al-Ilmiyya in southern Baghdad has been giving religious instructions to thousands of Shi'ite Muslims to help them become clerics. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa Al-deen SEARCH "HAWZA" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.