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Hajj season free from epidemic diseases
Mina, Sep. 3 (BNA): Saudi Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah announced today that this year's Haj season is free from epidemic diseases and that all pilgrims are healthy. This came during a press conference held today at Mina Emergency Hospital in Mina.
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Egyptian president begins Asian tour
Cairo, Sep. 3 (BNA): Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, will participate in the BRICS Summit 2017, which will be opened by the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, in Xiamen, China, Middle East News Agency (MENA) announced.
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Saudi special force provides services for pilgrims
Mina, Sep. 2 (BNA): Saudi Special Emergency Force at Jamarat Bridge Facility has provided its services for more than 2 million pilgrims who have stoned Jamarat Al-Aqaba since the first day of Eid Al-Adha and throughout the days of Tashreeq.
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Devil-stoning ritual begins
Makkah, Sep. 2 (BNA): More than two million pilgrims today commenced the first day of Tashreeq by doing the ritual of "stoning the devil".
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Saudi Press Agency covering Haj in six languages
Riyadh, Sep. 2 (BNA): Saudi Press Agency (SPA) has reported Haj rituals via its social media accounts and website in six languages - Arabic, English, French, Persian, Russian and Chinese - under a major media plan to achieve an excellent coverage.
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UAE distributes Eid gifts in Hadramaut
Abu Dhabi, Sep. 2 (BNA): The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) distributed Eid Al-Adha sacrifices to the families of martyrs and those injured across the Hadramaut governorate, as part of the 'Zayed Legacy to Support Yemeni People' campaign.
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Pilgrims reach Mount Arafat smoothly, easily
Makkah, Aug. 31 (BNA): Saudi Minister of Haj and Umrah Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Taher Bentin confirmed that more than two million pilgrims have managed to reach Arafat's high level easily, by combining the efforts of an integrated system of government agencies and the private sector, Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
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Saudi King bears sacrificial sheep expenses for guest pilgrims
Makkah, Aug. 31 (BNA): The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has borne the expenses of sacrificial sheep for all 5000 pilgrims hosted within the King's programme for Haj and Umrah this year.
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Al-Kaaba Kiswah replaced
Makkah, Aug. 31 (BNA): Muslims all over the world watched today from the Grand Holy Mosque the replacing of Al-Kaaba Kiswah (Cloth Cover) with a new one made of pure silk.
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UAE, Chadian relations discussed
Abu Dhabi, Aug.30 (BNA): Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and UAE Armed Forces Deputy Supreme Commander Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan received a letter from Chadian President Idriss Déby Itno, dealing with bilateral relations and ways of strengthening joint ties in all fields.
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