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Saudi Hajj stampede: special forces deployed to control crowds – Telegraph

Saudi Hajj stampede: special forces deployed to control crowds – Telegraph

Saudi Arabia deployed special forces troops to supervise pilgrims performing the Haaj on Saturday, as Iran called for officials found culpable for Thursday’s fatal crowd-crush accident to be prosecuted.

With the official deathtoll from the tragedy now at 769, Saudi officials stepped up security…

Source: Saudi Hajj stampede: special forces deployed to control crowds – Telegraph