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Persian-language TV for Hajj launched in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is bringing to its viewers a new TV channel in Persian language. Resulting from tensions with Iran over the annual pilgrimage, the satellite channel will be broadcasting the hajj rituals and prayers from the Grand Mosque happening in Mecca. After approximately thirty years, a large number of pilgrims, around 64000, are not taking [...]