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Pain lingers one year after haj tragedy in Saudi

MECCA, Saudi Arabia: Despite being emotionally scarred by the death of two childhood friends during last year’s haj stampede, Muhammad Sani has still returned to Saudi Arabia for another pilgrimage. The Nigerian pharmacist, 46, says his faith remains unshaken even after the deaths of at least 2,297 pilgrims during the haj stoning ritual last September… Read More »