Tag Archives: Mecca

29Nov/15

Highlights of world events from July to September 2015

World events during the third quarter of the year include the movement of migrants across Europe, twin blasts in China which tore through an industrial port area and the escape from prison of Mexico’s most notorious drug lord.
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24Sep/15

Muslim pilgrims throw stones at Jamarat walls, as 150 reported killed in haj crush

Muslim pilgrims throw stones at Jamarat walls during haj, as 150 people are reported killed and 390 injured in a crush outside Mecca.

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16Sep/15

Saudi Arabia denies criminal suspicion over crane crash incident

Mecca, Saudi Arabia (CCTV) – Saudi royal court on Tuesday ruled out criminal suspicion over the recent crane crash that killed 111 people and injured 331 in the grand mosque in Mecca.
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22Feb/15

Global Islamic Counter-Terrorism Conference opens

The 4 days Global Islamic Counter-Terrorism Conference opens with a message from Saudi Arabia’s King Salman: protect the image of Muslims across the world from the harm caused by terrorism.

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