Was The Hajj Stampede 'Inevitable'?
International leaders said several factors caused the deadly stampede near Mecca.By Christian Bryant | September 26, 2015
In the wake of the deadly Hajj stampede that has claimed hundreds of lives so far, analysts and world leaders have attempted to figure out how and why such an event took place.
"Iran blames Saudi mismanagement for Thursday's deadly stampede in Mina, outside Mecca," a Press TV reporter said.
"The accident was caused by overcrowding and also by some of the pilgrims not following the movement instructions of the security in the Hajj ministry," Khalid Al-Falih told reporters.