The annual Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia is underway. While able-bodied Muslims are required to make the trip once in their life, the trip is in jeopardy for some Muslims from Canada. Debora Patta.. CBS News
MECCA, Saudi Arabia -- More than 2 million Muslims began the annual hajj pilgrimage at first light on Sunday in Saudi Arabia, circling the cube-shaped Kaaba in Mecca that Islam's faithful face five.. Newsday Also reported by •Deseret News •FOXNews.com •Seattle Times
Downpours and stormy conditions were reported in Mecca on August 19, the first day of the annual Hajj pilgrimage. Footage here shows storm clouds looming over the city. Around two million pilgrims are..
RIYDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s state airline Saudia says its flights have been affected by a system failure as the kingdom prepares to host the annual hajj pilgrimage. The airline.. Seattle Times
DETROIT (AP) — Many U.S. Muslims say they have never been more anxious traveling abroad than now, particularly to Saudi Arabia for the annual hajj pilgrimage. Some 16,000 American pilgrims are among.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
MOUNT ARAFAT, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Around 2 million people — their palms facing the sky in supplication — are gathering near Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the peak day of the annual hajj pilgrimage... Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
MECCA, Saudi Arabia (AP) — More than 1.7 million people from around the world have gathered in Mecca for the start of the annual hajj, a pilgrimage required of all Muslims once in a lifetime. At the.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — More than 1.7 million Muslims from around the world have arrived in Saudi Arabia for the start of the annual hajj pilgrimage this week. Once in Mecca — the site.. Seattle Times