Every year, ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, the Saudi army displays at the Mecca Mega Military Parade.
As millions make their way to Mecca, Saudi Arabia to observe the yearly Hajj, Saudi’s security forces showcase at the parade to show their strength.
This year’s was particularly intense, with men diving and breaking through car windshields and running through burning buildings.
See a video of the parade below:
There are military parades — and then there's Mecca's mega military parade ? pic.twitter.com/MeGMw7Vklc
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