Maliki calls on OIC to organize a pilgrimage after the killing of hundreds

BAGHDAD / Center Brief for the Iraqi Media Network (IMN) - called for a coalition of law Nuri al-Maliki, leader of the Organization of the Islamic Conference to organize the upcoming Hajj season.

Maliki said that "we followed the disaster, severe pain and death of hundreds of visitors to the House of God while performing their rituals of the stoning ritual in Mina, days of the disaster, the fall of the lever on the pilgrims in the Holy Mosque in Mecca after and claimed dozens of lives, too."

He continued that "the recurrence of incidents during the pilgrimage season and the death of large numbers of pilgrims is proof Sure, the lack of efficiency of the supervisors of the organization of the pilgrimage season, and calls for the development of pilgrimage affairs under the planning and management of the Organization of the Islamic Conference to ensure the smooth conduct of the rituals of Hajj, and the granting of the right for all Muslims to perform this duty away from political positions, as well as the responsibility of preserving the lives of the pilgrims and not to repeat what happened in for this season and previous seasons."

He pointed out that "the abuse of the rulers of the land of Najd and Hejaz obligation of Hajj on the basis of political dimensions and the imposition of depriving the performance of this duty to nationals of countries that intersect politically with sanctions, represents another proof that the pilgrimage management and officials is adults and have arrogantly and are not qualified to oversee the management of such Islamic occasions Great, so we demand an urgent investigation to find out all the facts and to hold accountable all those responsible, to prevent a repeat of these disasters completely."