Published On: Thu, Oct 22nd, 2015

Iran Has ‘History Of Exploiting Haj’


RIYADH: Iran has a history of using the Haj for political purposes, and is doing it again with the Mina stampede, according to a senior Shoura Council member.

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He sent the Kingdom’s condolences to the families of the dead pilgrims and said that a committee under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif, deputy premier and interior minister, was currently investigating the reason behind the tragedy.

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