Hajj stampede death toll tops 2,400, hundreds missing (The Times of Israel)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The September stampede during the hajj in Saudi Arabia killed at least 2,411 pilgrims, a new Associated Press count shows, three times the number of deaths acknowledged by the kingdom three months later. The AP figures establish the September 24 crush at Mina as the deadliest in the history of…

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