Tragedy on the Hajj

At least 717 people (and that may go higher) were killed, and 863 injured, today during the Mina portion of the Hajj, when confusion among the massive crowd of pilgrims (around 2 million according to official figures) caused a panic, and people fell to the ground and were trampled. A BBC Hausa reporter named Tchima… Continue reading Tragedy on the Hajj