Mission Network News: "International (MNN) ― An estimated 2.5 million visitors are descending on Mecca, Saudi Arabia today.
Fouad Masri with Crescent Project says it's the beginning of Hajj. "Hajj literally means 'to visit' or 'to come back.' It's a pilgrimage. It's a ritual that Muslims have to do once in a lifetime, for those who are able.""
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