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MWL-Vatican cooperation panel established
08 : 59 AM - 22/04/2018
Riyadh, Apr. 22 (BNA): The Muslim World League (MWL)'s general secretary Dr. Mohammad Al-Issa and Cardinal Jean-Louis Pierre Tauran of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue have signed a cooperation agreement to achieve common goals.
The deal signed on Saturday includes the establishment of a permanent action committee between the two sides. It also involved the formation of a coordinating committee to convene every year for preparatory meetings.

The commission includes two members of every side. The panel stressed the need for dialogue in a world, which has become more multi-ethnic and multicultural.

It affirmed the need to establish fruitful relations of respect and peace, and the important role by the council in promoting constructive relations with believers in other religions as well as the outstanding position by MWL in the field of interfaith dialogue, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.


BNA 0548 GMT 2018/04/22

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