Muslim pilgrims descend on Mecca for haj, Saudis warn against politics

Credit: Reuters- Published on August 8, 2019
Hundreds of thousands of white-clad pilgrims, many gripping umbrellas to ward off Saudi Arabia's blistering summer sun, descended on Mecca this week ahead of the annual haj.

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Published on August 9, 2019 -  00:37
More than two million Muslims in Mecca for hajj pilgrimage
More than two million Muslim pilgrims have gathered in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia to perform the initial rites of the hajj.

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