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Mustering in Mecca Muslim pilgrims pray at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca on Oct. 10, ahead of the annual hajj pilgrimage. More than 1.3 million Islamic faithful are expected to descend on Mecca, the Saudi Arabian city that is the birthplace of the prophet Muhammad. Buy Photo
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