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Egypt’s Grand Mufti Receives a Delegation from OIC News Agencies Union

Egypt’s Grand Mufti Receives a Delegation from OIC News Agencies Union

 Monday, September 17, 2018

The Grand Mufti of Egypt, Dr. Shawki Allam, received a delegation headed by Issa Khaireh Robleh, the general director of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) News Agencies Union to investigate the means of enhancing mutual religious cooperation.

During their meeting, Dr. Allam briefed the delegation on the main role that Egypt’s Dar Al-Ifta plays to serve fatwa since its establishment in 1895 and the mechanism it follows to combat extremist ideologies and Islamophbia worldwide.

From his part, the general director of OIC News Agencies Union praised Dar Al-Ifta’s efforts and expressed his interest to cooperate with the Dar on providing muftis with the tools and Shari’ah knowledge necessary for fatwa issuance.