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With wheelchairs, walking sticks, pilgrims throng Mecca for Hajj

Their backs hunched, elderly Muslim pilgrims lean on walking sticks as others in wheelchairs nudge their way into Mecca's Grand Mosque where thousands of people are encircling the holy Kaaba.
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