Uzbekistan: Is Hike in Mecca Pilgrimage Quota Another Sign of Thaw?

The Kaabah inside the Holy Mosque in Mecca. Later this month, groups of Muslim pilgrims from Uzbekistan will begin making their way to Mecca, undertaking a religious obligation that most believers in the country can only dream about. (Photo: BBC World Service via Flickr)

Later this month, groups of Muslim pilgrims from Uzbekistan will begin making their way to Mecca, undertaking a religious obligation that most believers in the country can only dream about.
 

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Uzbekistan: Is Hike in Mecca Pilgrimage Quota Another Sign of Thaw?

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