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Middle East

Hajj: 1 million pilgrims descend on Mecca

Once in a lifetime, every Muslim is required to make the pilgrimage to Mecca, the hajj, one of the five pillars of Islam. For the first time since the coronavirus outbreak, 1 million pilgrims are expected.