Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly ordered cancelling Islamic pilgrimage, aka Hajj, at the expense of the state during the 2023 Hajj season in a meeting with ministers on Tuesday.
Thomson Reuters Foundation- Some 2 million people are expected to travel across the globe to eat
Rafah border crossing was opened for the third consecutive day by the Egyptian authorities Wednesday morning.
This was the first group to arrive, as there are others scheduled to head to Mecca under supervision of the ministry.
Up-and-coming documentary photographer Ahmed Gaber has spent the last few months traveling Egypt to document the nation’s Sufi moulids