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How stupid would have to be for this to carry on as normal?
Some two million people were expected to travel to Mecca and Medina this July and August for the annual gathering.
Muslims who are physically able must undertake the Hajj once in a lifetime.
Hajj Minister Mohammed Banten said the kingdom was concerned about the safety of pilgrims and urged people to “wait before concluding contracts”.
So they are not actually officially putting a stop to it.