Tag Archive: Makkah

Sep 11 2015

Press Release: Makkah crane accident 11/9/2015

London, Sunday 13th September 2015 As thousands arrive in Makkah (Mecca) ahead of this year’s Hajj, a crane smashed through the roof of the grand mosque on Friday 11th September killing dozens and injuring more than a two hundred. Eyewitnesses say extreme weather  caused the accident. Rashid Mogradia, CEO of the Council of British Hajjis, …

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Feb 19 2013

Mataf Expansion Progress

  Photos Courtesy of Roukaya

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Dec 20 2012

Ottoman portico surrounding Kaaba to be protected

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz has ordered the preservation of the Ottoman portico within the Masjid al-Haram (Grand Mosque) in Mecca during a project to expand the prayer area in the mosque, a Turkish daily reported on Sunday. The project will increase the size of the mosque to 500,000 square meters, doubling its …

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Dec 20 2012

Masjid Al Haram – Mataf Expansion Project

The proposition of a project to increase the capacity of the mataf was shown to King Abdullah in Ramadhan 1432 Hijri who directed to start implementing it. -King Abdullah assigned the Ministry of Higher Education, General Authority of Masjid al Haram and Masjid al Nabawi and Saudi Bin Laden Group (Working team) to finish the …

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Dec 07 2012

Video: Work on mataf expansion begins

Mataf Expansion

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