Hajj stampede: 700 crushed in deadliest pilgrimage incident in decades (+video)

September 24, 2015 11:22 PM

32 0

Hajj stampede: 700 crushed in deadliest pilgrimage incident in decades (+video)

An additional 800 people were injured during the stampede Thursday as Muslim pilgrims converged in Saudi Arabia's Mina valley.

More than 700 people were killed and 800 more injured in a stampede Thursday during the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, in Saudi Arabia.

Also read: Yahya Jammeh, Gambia’s president of 22 years, defeated in re-election bid

Read more

To category page

Loading...