JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia criticized Saudi Arabia on Tuesday for its slow response to the hajj pilgrimage disaster in Mina, saying its diplomats only received full access to the dead and injured days after the crush. The criticism from Indonesia, the Muslim world’s most populous country, comes as its officials, as well as those in India and Pakistan, say that Saudi officials gave foreign diplomats some 1,100 pictures of those killed in last week’s disaster. Source: Indonesia criticizes Saudi Arabia for hajj disaster response – Pacific – Stripes Continue reading #Indonesia criticizes #SaudiArabia for hajj disaster response
Hacktivist group Anonymous has called out Saudi Arabia for its horrific human rights record by attacking the Gulf kingdom’s government websites. The attack is in response to the upholding of a death sentence handed down to 17-year-old Mohammed al-Nimr. Earlier … Continue reading #OpNimr #FreeNimr #Anonymous targets #Saudi websites as teen awaits #crucifixion for ‘anti-govt activities’
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Saturday vowed to take international legal action against Saudi Arabia’s rulers over the crush of Muslim pilgrims at this year’s hajj, which killed at least 769 people, including 136 Iranians. The pilgrims suffocated … Continue reading #Iran vows legal action against #Saudi after #Hajjdisaster
Iran ratcheted up blame on archrival Saudi Arabia on Friday over the disaster at the hajj the previous day that killed more than 700 pilgrims, as Muslims solemnly resumed the final rites of the annual pilgrimage in the kingdom. … Continue reading #Iran blames #SaudiArabia for over 700 killed in #Hajj stampede #Mecca
More than 1,000 pilgrims have been evacuated and two have been injured during a fire at a hotel in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The incident occurred just six days after a deadly crane collapse at … Continue reading 2 injured, more than 1,000 evacuated after fire in #Mecca #Islam God is speaking!