Because of the Corona virus Pandemic and travel restrictions, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia announced that Hajj this year will be held for a limited number of pilgrims. It aims to ensure the safe practice of rites, social distancing, and global health security.
Muslims were overcome with sadness immediately after the closure of the Two Holy Mosques due to the Corona virus Pandemic. Not many know that the Two Holy Mosques were closed and the Hajj season was suspended nearly 40 times throughout Islamic history for many reasons.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has achieved great victories in its war against terrorism since the custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, came to power. The Kingdom has developed a comprehensive strategy that has enabled it to strike at extremism.
Saudi Arabia's efforts in publishing the Holy Quran in dozens of languages is a successful approach to introduce true Islam in various countries. The kingdom's leaders’ efforts date back to its foundation 89 years ago.