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Qatar has wilfully crossed a red line - Zawya;

Qatar has wilfully crossed a red line - Zawya

ZawyaQatar has wilfully crossed a red lineZawyaA Muslim pilgrim prays on Mount Mercy on the plains of Arafat outside the holy city of Mecca November 26, 2009. REUTERS/Caren Firouz. RELATED TOPICS. Countries: Qatar Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Egypt Bahrain UAE. Companies: Gulf News. RELATED ...and more »

King Salman to host 1000 families of Egyptian martyrs in performing Hajj - Arab News;

King Salman to host 1000 families of Egyptian martyrs in performing Hajj - Arab News

Arab NewsKing Salman to host 1000 families of Egyptian martyrs in performing HajjArab NewsCAIRO: A thousand families of Egyptian security forces who have lost their lives defending their homeland will be performing Hajj this year as guests of King Salman, the Saudi ambassador to Cairo said on Monday. Ambassador Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Qattan ...and more »

Chinese hajj pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia - ecns

Chinese hajj pilgrims arrive in Saudi ArabiaecnsA total of 284 Chinese Muslim hajj pilgrims from Southwest China's Yunnan Province reportedly arrived at the Medina Airport in Medina, Saudi Arabia in a chartered flight on Sunday. The group is the first batch of Chinese Muslim pilgrims sent to Islamic ...and more »

Iran continues to stall investigation on embassy attack in Tehran - Source - Kuwait News Agency

Iran continues to stall investigation on embassy attack in Tehran - SourceKuwait News AgencyJEDDAH, July 31 (KUNA) -- Iranian authorities have persistently and consistently stalled and refused to resume investigations into the incident of storming the embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Tehran and its consulate in Mashhad, even though ...and more »

Qatar rebuts Saudi claim about internationalizing Hajj pilgrimage - Xinhua

Qatar rebuts Saudi claim about internationalizing Hajj pilgrimageXinhuaDOHA, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Qatar on Monday rebutted Saudi Arabian's accusations that it is internationalizing the Hajj pilgrimage amid a continued Gulf standoff. In an interview with the TV channel Al Jazeera, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin ...and more »

Saudi Arabia: Iran refused to fully investigations 2016 embassy attack - Al-Arabiya;

Saudi Arabia: Iran refused to fully investigations 2016 embassy attack - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaSaudi Arabia: Iran refused to fully investigations 2016 embassy attackAl-ArabiyaIranian security stand guard to protect Saudi Arabia's embassy in Tehran, Iran, while a group of demonstrators gathered to protest execution of a Shiite cleric in Saudi Arabia, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016. (AP). Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Tuesday, 1 ...and more »

Iranian pilgrims return to Hajj in S. Arabia – After last years boycott - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily;

Iranian pilgrims return to Hajj in S. Arabia – After last years boycott - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Arab Times Kuwait English DailyIranian pilgrims return to Hajj in S. Arabia – After last years boycottArab Times Kuwait English DailyBEIRUT, July 31, (RTRS): Nearly 90,000 Iranians are expected to attend the Hajj in Makkah this year, and were due to start arriving on Sunday, after Tehran boycotted the pilgrimage last year amid tensions with Saudi Arabia. Around 800 pilgrims were ...and more »

Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Has Declared War Over Muslim Holy Sites - Newsweek;

Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Has Declared War Over Muslim Holy Sites - Newsweek

NewsweekSaudi Arabia Says Qatar Has Declared War Over Muslim Holy SitesNewsweekSaudi Arabia has escalated its feud with Qatar by accusing the fellow oil-rich, majority-Sunni Muslim monarchy of trying to internationalize Islamic holy sites. Amid talks with regional allies Sunday, Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir ...and more »

Hajj: Saudi's duty and right - The National;

Hajj: Saudi's duty and right - The National

The NationalHajj: Saudi's duty and rightThe NationalCriticism of the management of the sites or the Hajj pilgrimage would be to challenge Saudi Arabia on what it views as both its duty and its right. Naser Al Wasmi. July 31, 2017. Updated: July 31, 2017 11:33 PM. 0. shares. Twitter · Facebook · Google ...and more »

NHRC submits complaints about curbs on Qatar's pilgrims - Gulf Times;

NHRC submits complaints about curbs on Qatar's pilgrims - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesNHRC submits complaints about curbs on Qatar's pilgrimsGulf TimesThe National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said it has sent a letter to the UN special rapporteur about the restrictions placed by Saudi authorities on citizens and residents of Qatar who want to perform Haj, adding that it sent similar letters to the ...and more »

Measures Taken to Ensure Safety of Hajj Pilgrims - Financial Tribune;

Measures Taken to Ensure Safety of Hajj Pilgrims - Financial Tribune

Financial TribuneMeasures Taken to Ensure Safety of Hajj PilgrimsFinancial TribuneMeasures have been taken to prevent the reoccurrence of the deadly stampede during the hajj pilgrimage in Mecca, said the representative of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei at the pilgrimage Seyyed Ali Ghazi Asgar, Mizan News ...and more »

KSA imposes SR 2000 additional fee on 3rd-time pilgrims - Pakistan Today;

KSA imposes SR 2000 additional fee on 3rd-time pilgrims - Pakistan Today

Pakistan TodayKSA imposes SR 2000 additional fee on 3rd-time pilgrimsPakistan TodayMinistry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has informed the third-time intending pilgrims to pay SR 2,000 additional fee. A spokesman of the ministry said in a statement that the Saudi government has imposed the additional fee on the ...and more »

Fate of 20000 would-be pilgrims uncertain - Financial Express Bangladesh

Fate of 20000 would-be pilgrims uncertainFinancial Express BangladeshThe fate of some 20,000 Hajj pilgrims is still uncertain for complexities in getting e-visa. They completed their registration formalities. Shahadat Hossain Taslim, secretary-general of the Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh (Haab), said the Saudi ...and more »

Attempt to politicise Haj 'is yet another failed manoeuvre by Qatar' - gulfnews.com;

Attempt to politicise Haj 'is yet another failed manoeuvre by Qatar' - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comAttempt to politicise Haj 'is yet another failed manoeuvre by Qatar'gulfnews.comAbu Dhabi: Qatar has repeatedly used political manoeuvres to sway the international community's attention from its support to terrorism and terrorists, analyst said yesterday. Sulaiman Al Hattlan, a Saudi writer, told Gulf News Qatar has exploited Haj ...and more »

Qatar rebuts Saudi 'Hajj politicisation' claim - MWC News;

Qatar rebuts Saudi 'Hajj politicisation' claim - MWC News

MWC NewsQatar rebuts Saudi 'Hajj politicisation' claimMWC NewsForeign minister says there has been no suggestion by any Qatari official about internationalising the pilgrimage issue. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani. Qatar's foreign minister has rebutted accusations by his Saudi counterpart that Qatar is ...and more »

Hajj 2017: Sokoto first batch of pilgrims depart to Saudi Arabia today - The Nation Newspaper;

Hajj 2017: Sokoto first batch of pilgrims depart to Saudi Arabia today - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperHajj 2017: Sokoto first batch of pilgrims depart to Saudi Arabia todayThe Nation NewspaperFIRST batch of intending pilgrims from Sokoto state for this year's hajj exercise will be airlifted to Saudi Arabia today, Monday. The disclosure was made by the Director General of the state Pilgrims Welfare Agency (PWA), Alhaji Ibrahim Umar. In a ...and more »

Iran flies first group of pilgrims since Saudi row - Payvand

Iran flies first group of pilgrims since Saudi rowPayvandIran flies a first group of its pilgrims for Hajj in Saudi Arabia since the kingdom ruptured diplomatic ties with the Islamic Republic and withheld cooperation towards enabling Iranians to partake in the rituals. An Iranian Hajj pilgrim departing ...and more »

Saudi Hajj Minister says ready to receive Qatari pilgrim; first group of Iran pilgrims arrive - Arab News;

Saudi Hajj Minister says ready to receive Qatari pilgrim; first group of Iran pilgrims arrive - Arab News

Arab NewsSaudi Hajj Minister says ready to receive Qatari pilgrim; first group of Iran pilgrims arriveArab NewsIn this combination image from pictures shared on social media, Iranian pilgrims check in at the Muhammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah on Sunday. They were the among first group of pilgrims from around the world to arrive for the ...and more »

Saudis accused of disrupting hajj for Qataris - Dhaka Tribune;

Saudis accused of disrupting hajj for Qataris - Dhaka Tribune

Dhaka TribuneSaudis accused of disrupting hajj for QatarisDhaka TribuneThe Qatari authorities have accused Saudi Arabia of jeopardising the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca of Qatari pilgrims by refusing to guarantee their safety. Saudi Arabia and its allies have been boycotting Qatar since June 5, accusing it of backing ...and more »

Sokoto Commences Airlifting of Intending Pilgrims to Saudi Arabia - THISDAY Newspapers;

Sokoto Commences Airlifting of Intending Pilgrims to Saudi Arabia - THISDAY Newspapers

THISDAY NewspapersSokoto Commences Airlifting of Intending Pilgrims to Saudi ArabiaTHISDAY NewspapersThe Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency has said the first batch of intending pilgrims to the 2017 Hajj from the state will be transported to Saudi Arabia Monday. The Director General of the Agency, Alhaji Ibrahim Umar, who disclosed this to ...and more »