Humanitarian Measures and Efforts Undertaken by Kingdom of Saudi Arabia During Qatari Crisis 4 Riyadh

Saturday 1441/1/8 - 2019/09/07
  • Share on Google+

Due to the negative attitude of the Qatari authorities and their intransigence towards the inability of citizens and expatriates in Qatar to perform Hajj and Umrah in 1439 AH, the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has issued the necessary directives to the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah to allocate a website to complete the applications for electronic contracting with Saudi Umrah companies authorized to provide services to Umrah performer and to choose service packages that suit their wishes like other Umrah performer from different countries of the world.
The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah issued a statement on 16/10/1439 AH, in which it clarified the negative position of the delegation of Hajj Affairs of Qatar and deliberately wasting time and opportunity on Qatar's pilgrims to perform Hajj through King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, and the allocation of a website for registration of applications, which was available in the month of Dhu Al-Qaidah of the same year, where the site shows how to contract with services offices (accommodation, transport and subsistence) in Makkah and Madinah and the holy sites with the civil institution for Qatari pilgrims service, and according to their desires, like other pilgrims coming from different countries of the world, through King Abdulaziz International Airport and by any airlines but Qatar Airways.
Third: Season of 1440 AH:
According to the Custodian's of the Two Holy Mosques directive to send a letter of invitation to the delegation of Qatar's Hajj Affairs like other Islamic countries, Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has issued an invitation letter to the officials in charge of Hajj Affairs in Qatar on 8/6 / 1440H to discuss matters related to the organization of the arrival of Qatari pilgrims. The minute has been prepared to be signed with the Qatari side, where the number of pilgrims and the mechanism of procedures related to their arrival through the specified ports.
The Qatari delegation left the Kingdom without signing the minutes of the Hajj Agreement for the season 1440 AH.
As an extension of the Kingdom's efforts to serve the pilgrims of various nationalities and affiliations from around the world to facilitate the access of Qatari nationals and expatriates in Qatar to perform Umrah, the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has dedicated electronic portals to register the data of all interested pilgrims from Qatar.
-- More
16:48 LOCAL TIME 13:48 GMT
0008