2500 pilgrims from Egypt, Palestine and Guinea Arrive in Madinah

Madinah, As many as 2500 pilgrims, representing the families of the martyrs and victims from the Egyptian army and police, the martyrs of Palestine and the pilgrims of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau arrived here today.

Those pilgrims are the Guests of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's Program for Hajj and Umrah, being supervised by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Da'wah and Guidance.

Upon their arrival in Madinah, the pilgrims' delegations have been received with a great reception from the Program's officials.

Their two-day visit to Madinah will include prayer at the mosque of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), some mosques and other archaeological sites.

Source: Saudi Press Agency