BBC Look-Ahead: Saudi Arabia Scales Back Pilgrimage To Mecca

By Lauren Gilger
Published: Monday, July 27, 2020 - 11:26am

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The Hajj — the annual pilgrimage to Mecca, one of Islam's holiest sites —  isn't postponed but will be radically different this year. Only a few thousand Saudi Arabia residents will be able to attend, and local businesses will lose vital revenue.

The BBC’s Rob Hugh-Jones joined The Show to discuss the Hajj and more of this week's international headlines.

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