Tag: Mecca

13,000 pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia for Hajj: Tourism ministry

Egypt was granted around 63,000 visas for pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina…

Abdel Razek Al-Shuwekhi Abdel Razek Al-Shuwekhi

Muslim pilgrims urged to heal rifts at hajj zenith

Some 1.5 million Muslim pilgrims thronged Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia Monday…

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El-Haddad: Ministerial meeting on Syria ‘soon’

Meeting to revive Morsi’s quartet initiative involving Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Iran

Nouran El-Behairy Nouran El-Behairy

The spiritual journey to Mecca

Every year millions of Muslims go on a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia…

Abdel-Rahman Sherief Abdel-Rahman Sherief

Muslim hajj pilgrimage ends without incident

Officials said about 120,000 police were deployed throughout the five-day pilgrimage

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Muslim pilgrims rush to complete final hajj rituals

The hajj officially ends on Monday but pilgrims who are in a…

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Muslim pilgrims flood Mecca for hajj

Thursday marks the most important day, when all pilgrims assemble in the…

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Israeli forces arrest Al-Aqsa representative

Manager of mosque has been previously apprehended for incitement

Rana Muhammad Taha Rana Muhammad Taha

Iranian President in significant visit to Saudi Arabia

Ahmadinejad to attend the OIC summit in Saudi Arabia

Basil El-Dabh Basil El-Dabh