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Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, as they keep social distancing to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, during the minor pilgrimage, known as Umrah, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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In this photo released by Saudi Royal Palace, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, accompanies Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani upon his arrival at in the Red Sea city of Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. Qatar's ruling emir is visiting Saudi Arabia for the first time since signing a declaration with other Arab Gulf states to ease a years-long rift and end an embargo that had frayed ties among important U.S. allies and security partners.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Muslim worshippers pray during Laylat al-Qadr, Night of Decree, on the 27th night of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, while maintaining social distancing as a part of precaution against the coronavirus at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Laylat al-Qadr, is the night Muslims commemorate the revelation of the first verses of the Quran to their Prophet Muhammad through the angel Gabriel.

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In this photo released by Saudi Royal Palace, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, meets Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan, at Riyadh international airport, Saudi Arabia

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, speaks on the first day of the two-day US-hosted, Leaders Summit on Climate, being held virtually due to the pandemic, at his office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Muslims pray during the first dawn prayers of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, as they keep social distancing to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. During Ramadan, the holiest month in Islamic calendar, Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk.

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Workers disinfect the grounds as Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, during the minor pilgrimage, known as Umrah, marking the holy month of Ramadan, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, accompanies Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Saudi jockey Adel Al Feraidy his horse owners celebrate after he wins the The Obaiya Arabian Classic competition of the Saudi Cup, at King Abdul Aziz race track in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Cup carries a total prize purse of $30.5 million and considered the world's richest horse race which attracted some of the world's best male and female jockeys.

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Jockey W.Buick and Japanese trainer A.Murayama celebrate the winning of The Riyadh Dirt Sprint of the Saudi Cup, at King Abdul Aziz race track in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Saudi Arabia's King Salman receives the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Neom, Saudi Arabia.

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This handout photo provided by G20 Riyadh Summit, shows Saudi King Salman, center, and the rest of world leaders during a virtual G20 summit hosted by Saudi Arabia and held over video conference amid the Covid-19 pandemic, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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In this photo released by Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, Muslims practice social distancing while praying around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque during the first day umrah pilgrimages were allowed to restart, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The umrah pilgrimage, or smaller pilgrimage, can be undertaken at any time of the year. A very small, limited number of people donning the white terrycloth garment symbolic of the Muslim pilgrimage circled Islam's holiest site in Mecca on Sunday after Saudi Arabia lifted coronavirus restrictions that had been in place for months.

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Pilgrims walk around the Kabba at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The global coronavirus pandemic has cast a shadow over every aspect of this year's pilgrimage, which last year drew 2.5 million Muslims from across the world to Mount Arafat, where the Prophet Muhammad delivered his final sermon nearly 1,400 years ago. Only a very limited number of pilgrims were allowed to take part in the hajj amid numerous restrictions to limit the potential spread of the coronavirus.

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Pilgrims walk around the Kabba at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The global coronavirus pandemic has cast a shadow over every aspect of this year's pilgrimage, which last year drew 2.5 million Muslims from across the world to Mount Arafat, where the Prophet Muhammad delivered his final sermon nearly 1,400 years ago. Only a very limited number of pilgrims were allowed to take part in the hajj amid numerous restrictions to limit the potential spread of the coronavirus.

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Muslim pilgrims pray on top of the rocky hill known as Mountain of Mercy on the Plain of Arafat during the annual hajj pilgrimage near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Only about 1,000 pilgrims will be allowed to perform the annual hajj pilgrimage this year due to the virus pandemic.

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Hundreds of Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, as they observe social distancing to protect themselves against the coronavirus, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. During the first rites of hajj, Muslims circle the Kaaba counter-clockwise seven times while reciting supplications to God, then walk between two hills where Ibrahim's wife, Hagar, is believed to have run as she searched for water for her dying son before God brought forth a well that runs to this day.

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In this file photo, Saudi King Salman chairs the 40th Gulf Cooperation Council Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. King Salman has been admitted to a hospital in the capital, Riyadh, for medical tests due to inflammation of the gallbladder, the kingdom's Royal Court said in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency.

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Saudi movie viewers wearing face masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, as posters showing the social distancing restrictions seen at VOX Cinema hall in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

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An aerial view shows an empty white-tiled area surrounding the Kaaba in Mecca's Grand Mosque. An eerie emptiness enveloped the sacred Kaaba in Mecca's Grand Mosque, Islam's holiest site, where attendance at Friday prayers was hit by measures to protect against the deadly new coronavirus.

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185 pilgrims have been departed from Jeddah to Mumbai through a special flight after the final phase of evacuation of 3035 Indian Umrah pilgrims culminated, in Jeddah.

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185 pilgrims have been departed from Jeddah to Mumbai through a special flight after the final phase of evacuation of 3035 Indian Umrah pilgrims culminated, in Jeddah.

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Muslims circumambulate the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Few worshippers were allowed to enter after dawn prayers to circumambulate the Kaaba over fears of coronavirus.

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A Saudi policeman stands guard in front of the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia's Deputy Health Minister Abdel-Fattah Mashat was quoted on the state-linked news site Al-Yaum saying that groups of visitors to Mecca from inside the country would now also be barred from performing the pilgrimage, known as the umrah.

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A Muslim prays from a hotel overlooking the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. On Wednesday, Saudi Arabia's Deputy Health Minister Abdel-Fattah Mashat was quoted on the state-linked news site Al-Yaum saying that groups of visitors to Mecca from inside the country would now also be barred from performing the pilgrimage, known as the umrah.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during Ministerial Conference on International Taxes in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Saudi King Salman, center, stands before a meeting with the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, at the Royal Court in Riyadh. Pompeo met with King Salman in the capital, Riyadh, in a visit focused primarily on discussing security issues and threats from rival Iran.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, a few of the ten Saudi students were evacuated from Wuhan on a special flight with King Salman's approval, arrive in Riyadh airport.

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Spanish team Carlos Sainz, second from right, and co-driver Lucas Cruz, second from left, celebrate their 2018 Dakar Rally in Qiddiya, Saudi Arabia. Qatar's driver Nasser Al-Attiyah, left, placed second and France's driver Stephane Peterhansel, placed third.

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Driver Blade Hildebrand, of United States, and co-driver Francois Cazalet, of France, race their Overdrive during stage eleven of the Dakar Rally between Shubaytah and Haradth, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Stephane Peterhansel, of France, and co-driver Paulo Fiuza, of Portugal, race their Mini during stage eleven of the Dakar Rally between Shubaytah and Haradth, Saudi Arabia.

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Ricky Brabec, of the United States, rides his Honda motorbike during stage eleven of the Dakar Rally between Shubaytah and Haradth, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Fernando Alonso, of Spain, right, and co-driver Marc Coma, of Spain, pause at the end of stage ten of the Dakar Rally between Haradth and Shubaytah, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Siarhei Viazovich, of Belarus, and co-drivers Anton Zaparoshchanka, of Belarus, and Pavel Haranin, of Belarus, try to move their MAZ truck after it got stuck in the sand during stage eight of the Dakar Rally in Wadi Al Dawasir, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Jakub Przygonski, of Poland, and co-driver Timo Gottschalk, of Germany, race their Mini during stage eight of the Dakar Rally in Wadi Al Dawasir, Saudi Arabia.

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Al-In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, wearing a traditional Saudi robe, shakes hands with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman inside a tent in the northwestern desert region of Al-Ula, which the kingdom is touting as a tourism destination, northwest of Medina, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Stephane Peterhansel, of France, and co-driver Paulo Fiuza, of Portugal, race their Mini during stage seven of the Dakar Rally between Riyadh and Wadi Al Dawasir, Saudi Arabia.

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The body of Paulo Gonçalves of Portugal is covered with a blanket after a deadly fall during stage seven of the Dakar Rally between Riyadh and Wadi Al Dawasir, Saudi Arabia. Gonçalves, 40, died after an accident with his Hero motorbike.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Saudi King Salman, right, receives Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Atletico Madrid's head coach Diego Simone, right, stands with Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane during the trophy photo call at King Abdullah stadium, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia ahead of their Spanish Super Cup Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on Sunday.

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Driver Teruhito Sugawara, of Japan, and co-drivers Yuji Mochizuki, of Japan, and Hirokazu Somemiya, of Japan, race their Hino truck during stage six of the Dakar Rally between Hail and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring his side first goal during the Spanish Super Cup semifinal soccer match between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at King Abdullah stadium in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

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Real Madrid's Luka Modric celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Spanish Super Cup semifinal soccer match between Real Madrid and Valencia at King Abdullah stadium in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

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Toby Price of Australia rides his KTM motorbike during stage two of the Dakar Rally, between Al Wajh and Neom, Saudi Arabia.

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A tail of dust from a race car is seen during stage two of the Dakar Rally, between Al Wajh and Neom, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Carlos Sainz, of Spain, and co-driver Lucas Cruz, of Spain, race their Mini during stage two of the Dakar Rally, between Al Wajh and Neom, Saudi Arabia.

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The car of driver Dumas Romain and co-driver Winocq Alexandre, of France, burns during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Toby Price of Australia rides his KTM motorbike during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Ross Branch of Botswana rides his KTM motorbike during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, of United Arab Emirates, and co-driver Xavier Panseri, of France, race their Peugeot during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Stéphane Peterhansel, of France, and co-driver Paulo Fiuza, of Portugal, race their Mini during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Giniel De Villers, of South Africa, and co-driver Alex Haro, of Spain, race their Toyota during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Driver Nasser Al-Attiyah, of Qatar, and co-driver Matthieu Baumel, of France, race their Toyota during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Sam Sunderland of Great Britain rides his KTM motorbike across the dunes during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Andrew Short of United States rides his Husqvarna motorbike across the dunes during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Dakar motorbike riders compete during stage one of the Dakar Rally, between Jiddah and Al Wajh, Saudi Arabia.

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Dakar Rally organizers stand in front of a screen displaying images of Saudi King Salman, right, and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, during a presentation in Dakar village, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The Dakar Rally is swapping South America for Saudi Arabia. Created in 1977, the rally was raced across Africa until terror threats in Mauritania led organizers to cancel the 2008 edition.

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In this photo taken behind reflective window glass, a partial solar eclipse is seen from Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

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Lazio's goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha, right, beats the ball away from Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo, left, during their Super Cup match at King Saud University Stadium, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Britain's Anthony Joshua celebrates after beating Andy Ruiz Jr. on points to win their World Heavyweight Championship contest at the Diriyah Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Heavyweight boxers Anthony Joshua of Britain, right, and Andy Ruiz Jr. of Mexico pose during a weigh-in at Faisaliah Center, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The first ever heavyweight title fight in the Middle East, has been called the "Clash on the Dunes." Will take place at the Diriyah Arena on Saturday.

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Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi performs Umrah at Makkah Mukaramma (Makkah-Medinah), Mecca.

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Saudi wrestling fans celebrate as they watch the World Wrestling Entertainment "WWE" stars during Crown Jewel matches at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud, in Riyadh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi before emplaning for New Delhi from King Khalid International Airport, in Riyadh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman signing the Strategic Partnership Council Agreement, in Riyadh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman exchange the Strategic Partnership Council Agreement, in Riyadh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses during the Future Investment Initiative Forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets H.M. King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a meeting with H.M. King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Future Investment Initiative Forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Future Investment Initiative Forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Participants watch Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a screen during his speech at the Future Investment Initiative forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The long-planned initial public offering of a sliver of Saudi Arabia's state-run oil giant Saudi Aramco will see shares traded on Riyadh's stock exchange in December, a Saudi-owned satellite news channel reported as the kingdom's marquee investment forum got underway.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud during a meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with King Abdullah II of Jordan during a meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets King Abdullah II of Jordan during a meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his arrival in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received on his arrival in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, meets with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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A firefighting helicopter sprays water on a fire at a train station, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The fire broke out on the line that connects the holy Muslim cities of Mecca and Medina. Police said there were no injuries in the blaze.

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During a trip organized by Saudi information ministry, a worker rides his bicycle at Aramco's oil processing facility after the recent Sept. 14 attack in Abqaiq, near Dammam in the Kingdom's Eastern Province. Saudi Arabia allowed journalists access to the site of a missile-and-drone attack on a facility at the heart of the kingdom's oil industry, an assault that disrupted global energy supplies and further raised tensions between the U.S. and Iran.

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The Saudi military displays what they say are an Iranian cruise missile and drones used in recent attack on its oil industry at Saudi Aramco's facilities in Abqaiq and Khurais, during a press conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Saudi military spokesman Col. Turki al-Malki displays what he describes as an Iranian cruise missile and drones used in an attack this weekend that targeted the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, during a press conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Journalists film what Saudi military spokesman Col. Turki al-Malki said was evidence of Iranian weaponry used in the attack targeted Saudi Aramco's facilities in Abqaiq and Khurais, during a press conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, meets with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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This image provided by the U.S. government and DigitalGlobe and annotated by the source, shows damage to the infrastructure at at Saudi Aramco's Kuirais oil field in Buqyaq, Saudi Arabia. The drone attack Saturday on Saudi Arabia's Abqaiq plant and its Khurais oil field led to the interruption of an estimated 5.7 million barrels of the kingdom's crude oil production per day, equivalent to more than 5% of the world's daily supply.

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This satellite image from Planet Labs Inc. shows thick black smoke rising from Saudi Aramco's Abqaiq oil processing facility in Buqyaq, Saudi Arabia. Yemen's Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparking huge fires and halting about half of the supplies from the world's largest exporter of oil.

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In this image made from a video broadcast on the Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya satellite news channel, smoke from a fire at the Abqaiq oil processing facility can be seen in Buqyaq, Saudi Arabia. Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and another major oilfield Saturday, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies.

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Smoke fills the sky at the Abqaiq oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia. Drones claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oilfield operated by Saudi Aramco early Saturday, sparking a huge fire at a processor crucial to global energy supplies.

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In this image made from a video broadcast on the Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya satellite news channel, a Saudi police cruiser sits in a parking lot as the smoke from a fire at the Abqaiq oil processing facility can be seen behind it in Buqyaq, Saudi Arabia. Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and another major oilfield Saturday, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies.

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Pilgrims walk to take part in the symbolic stoning of the devil, the last rite of the annual hajj, and the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Mina near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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Pilgrims walk to cast stones at a pillar in the symbolic stoning of the devil, the last rite of the annual hajj, and the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Mina near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilgrimage to Mecca is required once in a lifetime of every Muslim who can afford it and is physically able to make it.

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Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill known as Mountain of Mercy, on the Plain of Arafat, during the annual hajj pilgrimage, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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Muslim pilgrims make their way down on a rocky hill known as Mountain of Mercy, on the Plain of Arafat, during the annual hajj pilgrimage, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. More than 2 million pilgrims were gathered to perform initial rites of the hajj, an Islamic pilgrimage that takes the faithful along a path traversed by the Prophet Muhammad some 1,400 years ago.

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A Muslim pilgrim prays as she watches thousands of pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, ahead of the Hajj pilgrimage in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims have arrived in the kingdom to participate in the annual hajj pilgrimage, a ritual required of all able-bodied Muslims at least once in their life.

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Members of the Saudi special forces perform during a military parade in preparation for the annual Hajj pilgrimage, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The annual Hajj pilgrimage draws millions of visitors each year, making it the largest yearly gathering of people in the world.

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Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The annual Hajj pilgrimage draws millions of visitors each year, making it the largest yearly gathering of people in the world.

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Saudi King Salman, center left, is accompanied by Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, center right, as they enter the Islamic Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Muslim leaders from some 57 nations gathered in Islam's holiest city of Mecca late Friday to discuss a breadth of critical issues ranging from a spike in tensions in the Persian Gulf, to Palestinian statehood, the plight of Rohingya refugees and the growing threat of Islamophobia.

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Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, left, and Saudi Arabia's King Salman, center, listen to Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, right, during a group photo session ahead of an emergency Arab summit in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. King Salman opened an emergency summit of Gulf Arab leaders in the holy city of Mecca with a call for the international community to use all means to confront Iran, but he also said the kingdom extends its hand for peace.

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Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini raises the trophy at the end of the Italian Super Cup final soccer match between AC Milan and Juventus at King Abdullah stadium in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

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