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" Mount Arafat"

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World - Region
6/28/2023 12:29:03 PM
Massive crowds of robed Muslims gathered for the "stoning of the devil" ritual in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday as the biggest hajj pilgrimage since the pandemic draws to a close.

World - Region
6/27/2023 12:28:58 PM
Hundreds of thousands of Muslim pilgrims crowded Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat on Tuesday, the climax of a potentially record-breaking hajj pilgrimage held in fierce summer heat.

World - Region
7/8/2022 6:43:00 PM
Huge crowds of Muslim pilgrims prayed on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat on Friday, the climax of the biggest hajj pilgrimage since the pandemic forced drastic cuts in numbers two years in a row.

World - Region
7/19/2021 3:23:00 PM
Just 60,000 people, all citizens or residents of Saudi Arabia, have been selected to take part in this year's hajj, with foreign pilgrims again barred.

World - Region
7/30/2020 6:43:39 PM
A tight security cordon has been erected all around the foot of the rocky hill outside Mecca, also known as Jabal al-Rahma or Mount of Mercy, for the high point of the annual ritual

World - Region
8/10/2019 12:31:31 PM

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8/31/2017 2:53:15 PM

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8/31/2017 11:19:16 AM

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9/11/2016 10:34:23 AM

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9/23/2015 12:42:42 PM
Muslims pray, weep on the Plain of Arafat 12 miles east of Mecca on the second day of a five-day hajj pilgrimage

World - Region
10/13/2013 8:46:19 AM
Saudi authorities say they so far detect no cases among the pilgrims of MERS virus which has killed 60 people worldwide, 51 of them in the kingdom

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10/25/2012 2:40:46 PM
Muslim pilgrims from states undergoing revolutionary change pray for freedom and stability at Mount Arafat

World - Region
10/24/2012 10:52:56 AM
Moving from holy city of Mecca to Mina, more than two million Muslims begin main rituals of hajj pilgrimage

World - Region
11/5/2011 11:07:40 AM
More than two million Muslims begin massing Saturday on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat and its surrounding plain, marking the peak day of the largest annual pilgrimage