Egypt Ambassador Meets Lebanon Mufti

Egypt’s Ambassador to Lebanon Mohamed Badr el-Din met Thursday with Lebanon’s Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdel-Latif Derian.

The meeting touched on boosting cooperation between Al-Azhar and Lebanese Dar el-Fatwa, a statement by Egypt’s Foreign Ministry reads.

The ambassador welcomed the participation of Lebanon in the planned Islamic- Christian Dialogue conference, organized by Al-Azhar next month.

Derian, for his part, hailed Al-Azhar and its role in protecting moderate Islam and renouncing extremism.

MENA

Source : Egypt State Information Service