The 4th national congress commemorating the martyrs of the Mecca and Mina incident was held in the presence of Iranian officials and martyr's families at the National Museum of Islamic Revolution and Sacred Defense on Saturday in Tehran. Tehran, Iran. September 25, 2021. IRNA/ Ehsan Naderipour

About 500 Iranian pilgrims were killed during a stampede in the 2015 Hajj annual congregation when, according to reports, two large groups of pilgrims arrived together at a crossroads in Mina, a few kilometers east of Mecca, on their way to performing the "Stoning of the Devil" ritual at Jamarat.


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