In pictures: Saudi Arabia's King Salman inaugurates Haramain High Speed Rail

The Saudi king inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina on Tuesday. King Salman bin Abdulaziz declared, in a ceremony held in the Saudi city of Jeddah, that the service has formally begun and boarded one of the new trains for the inaugural trip between Jeddah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Inauguration was attended by Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and other Saudi officials.
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Inauguration was attended by Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and other Saudi officials.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Slaman inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina.
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Inauguration was attended by Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and other Saudi officials.
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Inauguration was attended by Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and other Saudi officials.
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Inauguration was attended by Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and other Saudi officials.