Tuesday, June 22

Some 500 female and male Palestinian pilgrims arrive in Mina

Mina, outskirts of Makkah, As many as 500 female and male Palestinian pilgrims arrived in Mina valley today, bringing to more than one thousand Palestinian pilgrims arriving in the sacred places as part of the guests of the Custodian of Two Holy Mosques program, it was reported here today.

Upon arrival at the venue, the second and last batch of the Palestinian King guest pilgrims were warmly and generously received by officials in charge of the program.

On the other hand, Abdulaziz bin Nasser Al-Saleh, the Chairman of the Palestinian martyrs relatives pilgrims, who are part of the program, said the royal orders to host the relatives of martyrs coming from all over the world to perform Hajj emanates from the care of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, they paid to all Muslims everywhere, on one hand, and their quest to enable the families of those martyrs to perform the rites perfectly.

He the monarch's program is set to host this year as many as six million pilgrims from all over the world, including families of martyrs from Egypt, Guinea Bissau, Palestine, Sudan, Yemen.

He said the last batch left earlier today from Cairo on board three flights to spend ten days in the sacred places.

Source: Saudi Press Agency