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Mali Group Criticizes Saudi Response to Hajj Disaster

A group of Malian families who lost loved ones in the Saudi hajj disaster in September has criticized the kingdom's response to the crush and stampede that killed at least 2,426 people. At least 320 pilgrims from the West African nation died in the Sept. 24 tragedy in Mina, the group told journalists gathered for a news conference in Mali's capital, Bamako. A lawyer representing them, Marcel Ceccaldi, told reporters the families were considering filing a legal complaint against...

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