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Sep 03, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Saudi Arabian team to visit Tehran for first time after severed tiesA Saudi Arabian delegation will visit Iran for the first time after Riyadh severed ties with Tehran last year, Iran's foreign ministry confirmed on Sunday.
Sep 01, 2017
Muslims across the world celebrate Eid-al-Adha as Hajj pilgrimage draws to a closeMuslims around the world are celebrating the Eid al-Adha, as some 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the annual hajj in Saudi Arabia.
Sep 01, 2017
Annual Hajj pilgrimage enters final days as Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha in Saudi ArabiaMuslims around the world are celebrating the Eid al-Adha holiday on Friday as some 2 million Muslim pilgrims carry out the final rites of the annual hajj in Saudi Arabia
Aug 31, 2017
Muslim devotees gather on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat for Hajj pilgrimageAround two million Muslims gathered on Thursday on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat for the highlight of the hajj pilgrimage, one of the world's largest annual gatherings
Aug 30, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Qataris, Iranians travel to Saudi Arabia for Hajj despite tensionsIranians and Qataris are among the more than 1.7 million Muslims gathered in the holy city of Mecca for the Hajj pilgrimage, even though the governments in Tehran and Doha are at odds with Saudi Arabia.
Aug 28, 2017
Watch: Two million pilgrims converge on Mecca for the hajjTwo million Muslims from across the globe are converging on Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage, a religious duty and for some pilgrims the journey of a lifetime.
Aug 21, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Saudi Arabia accuses Qatar of blocking planes from transporting hajj pilgrimsQatar blocked Saudi planes from transporting hajj pilgrims, Saudi state media said, after Riyadh reopened the border despite diplomatic crisis roiling Gulf
Aug 17, 2017
Saudi Arabia reopens Qatar border to allow pilgrims to attend hajjSaudi Arabia said on Thursday it is reopening its border with Qatar to allow Qataris to attend the hajj amid a months-long rift between the neighbouring countries.
Aug 17, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Saudi Arabia to reopen border with Qatar to allow hajjSaudi Arabia's King Salman has ordered that the border with Qatar be reopened to allow pilgrims to carry out their annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca
Jan 02, 2017
Iran-Saudi ties: Tehran denies reports of receiving invitation to join Hajj talksIran has denied receiving any invitation from Saudi Arabia for talks on the hajj, after a row between the arch-foes saw its pilgrims stay at home last year.