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King Salman Orders Safety Review After Hajj Stampede

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has ordered a review of safety procedures for the hajj pilgrimage, after at least 717 people were killed and more than 850 injured in the deadliest disaster to hit the religious event in 25 years. Hundreds of thousands of people had gathered in Mina, about 3 miles from Mecca — Islam’s […]