By Faeza Abdurazak
The Saudi authorities have come under substantial media attention this year in regard to their handling of the hajj and the holy cities of Mecca and Medina. Firstly, the kingdom rejected requests by 40 countries to increase their hajj quotas because of development projects now under way in Mecca and Medina. Secondly, they [...]
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