SCIA President meets Al Azhar Grand Imam

Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (SCIA) President Shaikh Abdulrahman bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Khalifa today met Al Azhar Grand Imam, Chairman of the Muslim Council of Elders Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayeb in Abu Dhabi, the UAE.

The SCIA President conveyed to Dr. Al-Tayeb greetings from His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister.

Dr. Al Tayeb expressed his deep appreciation of the Kingdom of Bahrain, leadership and people, extending his greetings to HM the King and HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister.

They commended relations binding the Al Azhar Al Sharif and the Kingdom of Bahrain and discussed key Islamic issues. The meeting was on the eve of the session of the Muslim Council of Elders, which will convene tomorrow.

Source: Bahrain News Agency