Saudi Arabia Plans $133 Million Mecca Tunnel Works, Awsat Says

Saudi Arabia is considering construction of a new tunnel and expansion of existing tunnels in the Muslim holy city of Mecca at a cost of 500 million riyals ($133 million), Asharq al-Awsat reported, citing Habib Zain Al Abedin, undersecretary of municipal and rural affairs

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