VIDEO: Mecca’s Grand Mosque plagued by swarm of locusts (PHOTOS)

JANUARY 14, 2019

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A massive swarm of locusts plagued Mecca, Saudi Arabia, earlier this week, prompting authorities at Islam’s holiest site to launch a cleaning operation to remove them.

Videos posted to social media showed the insects swarming around cleaners and worshipers in the city’s Grand Mosque, where millions of Muslim pilgrims congregate every year.

“Specialized teams have been directed to work in the fight to eliminate these insects,” authorities in Mecca said, according to the Al-Araby Al-Jadeed news site.

The article goes on to state the following:

According to CNN, officials identified the locusts as migratory “black grasshoppers” and said that 22 teams consisting of 138 people were dispatched to deal with the infestation.

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  1. Yvonne January 14th, 2019 at 10:10 am

    Biblical locust swarm: As it is written. This species seems more like black crickets and not the huge grasshopper locusts found in North America.


  2. Melanie Cronn January 14th, 2019 at 10:31 am

    Coincidence? I think, NOT!


  3. Mars January 14th, 2019 at 10:43 am

    That’s because your so called holly Mosque is an abomination of God and our Holy Father.


  4. Capit January 14th, 2019 at 11:27 am

    Let the plagues begin. I believe Gods message is very clear about worshiping false Gods.


  5. J January 14th, 2019 at 3:38 pm

    Evil attracts evil


  6. Richard January 15th, 2019 at 8:16 am

    God is speaking, are they listening?


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