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hajj

Roughly 2 million Muslims were expected to go on Hajj this year.
The annual hajj pilgrimage is one of the world’s largest gatherings, as some two million people flock to Mecca, Saudi Arabia
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The crush and stampede that struck the hajj last month in Saudi Arabia killed at least
The death toll from the Hajj pilgrimage outside Mecca has reached 717 making it the worst stampede death toll since 1990