Around 80,000 Iranian pilgrims are expected to visit Saudi Arabia for the pilgrimage in September following talks between Riyadh and Tehran over security and logistics.

More than 1.8 million pilgrims took part in last year's Hajj.
More than 1.8 million pilgrims took part in last year's Hajj.

Iranian citizens will participate in this year's Hajj after all necessary arrangements were made for pilgrims from the country, Saudi Arabia said on Friday.

Source: TRTWorld and agencies