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Egypt’s Grand Mufti receives Burma’s Mufti, confirms full support to Rohingya Muslims

Egypt’s Grand Mufti receives Burma’s Mufti, confirms full support to Rohingya Muslims

  Wednesday, October 25, 2017
The Grand Mufti of Egypt, Dr. Shawki Allam received the Mufti of Burma, Sheikh Abdul Salam Muntayen, in his office at Egypt’s Dar al-Ifta headquarters on Wednesday afternoon.
During their meeting, Dr. Allam confirmed that Egypt’s Dar al-Ifta fully supports Rohingya Muslims and is ready to provide them with all the religious knowledge they need to face their crisis.
In a news statement issued on Wednesday, Dr. Allam called on the international community and international organizations to cooperate and act immediately to end the genocide, displacement and persecution of Rohingya Muslims.
From his part, the Mufti of Burma extended his great appreciation to the role of Egypt’s Dar al-Ifta in responding to the questions of Muslims in Burma through the services it provides online and through the cyberspace.
The Mufti of Burma participated in the 3rd international conference of Egypt’s Dar al-Ifta held in Cairo from 17-19 October, 2017 titled “The Role of Fatwa in Creating a Stable Society”.