Wednesday, February 24

Saudi Arabia Receives 25,000 Yemeni Pilgrims for Hajj Season 1439 AH from All Yemeni Governorates

Riyadh, Saudi Ambassador to Yemen Mohammed Al Jaber has welcomed the Yemeni pilgrims for this year's Hajj season 1439 AH.

In his account on Twitter, Al Jaber affirmed that the Saudi government has completed procedures to receive and guide Yemeni pilgrims from all governorates of Yemen without exception or discrimination.

Yemeni Ministry of Endowments and Guidance said on Saturday that it has completed the arrangements to receive some 25,000 Yemeni pilgrims coming from Yemeni territory through Wadiah Port starting 20 Dhu-AlQa'dah 1439 AH.

Yemeni Minister of Endowments and Guidance Dr. Ahmad Attiyah said that Wadiah Port is the only land point for Yemeni pilgrims to cross to Saudi Arabia. He also added that all transport, nutrition, housing and visas arrangements are completed.

Source: Saudi Press Agency