Stampede In Saudi Arabia Leaves Over 300 Pilgrims Dead

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310 dead in Hajj stampede: 450 more injured

310 dead in Hajj stampede

Officials in Saudi Arabia report that at least 310 pilgrims have lost their lives near the holy city of Mecca in a stampede.

310 dead in Hajj stampede: 450 more injured
310 dead in Hajj stampede: 450 more injured

The incident occurred as two million pilgrims were carrying out the Ramy al-Jamarat, the symbolic stoning of the devil.

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Over 450 were said to be injured during the incident, which is one of the final rites of Hajj.

It is the second major incident that has occurred in this year’s Hajj, after over 100 people died after a crane collapsed in Mecca.

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