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In a news statement issued on Wednesday, Egypt's Dar al-Ifta Observatory for monitoring Islamophobia praised the establishment of the World Council of Muslim Minorities that will be based in Abu Dhabi. more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti Calls on Int’l Community: Defending Jerusalem Is by Deeds not Words

In a symposium titled “Jerusalem: A Memorable Heritage”, organized by Al-Azhar and in cooperation with Egypt’s Ministry of Culture, the Grand Mufti of Egypt, Dr. Shawki Allam delivered a word that carried significant messages to the international community. more ...

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In a news statement issued on Thursday, the Observatory for Monitoring Islamophobia at Egypt’s Dar al-Ifta praised the British government's rejection of the racist “Punish a Muslim” campaign launched recently by an anonymous group. The press release stressed that it is necessary to work on criminalizing Islamophobia by every possible means to comba ... more ...

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In a big special event held on Friday in Islamabad, the President of Pakistan, Mamnoon Hussain, conferred the highest national award on the Grand Mufti of Egypt Dr. Shawki Allam in appreciation for his contributions, as the head of Egypt's Dar al-Ifta, to world peace and Islamic scholarship. more ...

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As part of his current official visit to Pakistan, Egypt's Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, delivered Friday sermon at Islamabad's big mosque. He devoted his sermon to the great value of "mercy" and its impact on communities. more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti Gives a Keynote Speech in Pakistan’s Conference on Countering Extremism

Part of his current official visit to the Pakistani Republic, Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam delivered the keynote speech in Pakistan’s conference titled “A National Narrative to Counter Extremism”. He confirmed that we are suffering from a peculiar state of hostility and misrepresentation of Islam, propelled and practiced by numerous contr ... more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti Starts an Official Visit to Pakistan’s Islamabad

In response to an official invitation extended by the Pakistani President, Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, starts his official visit to Islamabad for the next several days. more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti on International Women’s Day: Women Are One Half of Society and Key Partners in Development

In his word delivered on the occasion of celebrating International Women’s Day, Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, stated that Islam supports and grants women their full rights since its revelation. He added that Shari’ah has honored and saved women from the degrading status they led before Islam. more ...

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Egypt's Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, received a high-level delegation from Kuwait's Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, headed by the Undersecretary of Ministry of Awqaf, Sheikh Farid Asad Emadi, to discuss aspects of religious cooperation between Egypt's Dar al-Ifta and Kuwait's Awqaf. more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti meets a high-level Nigerian delegation, discusses women’s issues in Islam

Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, received a high-level Nigerian delegation on Wednesday to discuss some women-relevant issues in Islam. more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti in KAICIID’s Conference on “Dialogue for Peace”: The World Is in Dire Need of Dialogue Platforms That Respect the Other

In his key speech delivered on Monday in KAICIID’s conference on “Dialogue for Peace”, the Grand Mufti of Egypt, Dr. Shawki Allam, stated that Islam has established rules and principles for coexistence with followers of different faiths across different contexts, times, and places, allowing Muslims to integrate and live in perfect harmony with the ... more ...

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In response to an official invitation extended by the King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID), Egypt's Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, left for Austria's Vienna on Sunday morning to take part in the conference on “Interreligious Dialogue for Peace” to take place on 26-27 February 2018. more ...

Egypt’s Grand Mufti Condemns the Florida School Shooting

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Grand Mufti of Egypt, Dr. Shawki Allam, strongly denounced the Florida School bloody shooting that left 17 dead and tens injured.
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Egypt’s Grand Mufti receives a high-level Indonesian delegation to enhance cooperation between the two countries

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, received a high-level Indonesian delegation in his office on Thursday morning to investigate the means of enhancing cooperation between Indonesia and Egypt’s Dar al-Ifta in combating extremism and correcting the misconceptions about Islam. The delegation included the minister o ... more ...

The General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide Warns of Israel’s Continued Excavations under Al-Aqsa Mosque

In a statement issued on Thursday, the General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide warned of the serious ramifications of the continued excavations carried out by the Israeli occupation forces under Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. These excavations threaten the stability of Al-Aqsa Mosque and enhance Judaization of the occupied city. more ...

The General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide: Moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem Disrupts Regional Religious-Based Conflicts and Wars

In a news statement issued on Wednesday, the General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide warned of the ramifications of moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. more ...

The Senior Advisor to Egypt’s Grand Mufti Receives the Countering-Terrorism Swedish Ambassador

The Senior Advisor to Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Ibrahim Negm, received the Counter-Terrorism Ambassador at the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Joachim Bergström to enhance cooperation to prevent and combat terrorism. more ...

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On the occasion of Prophet Muhammad's birth, Egypt's Dar al-Ifta is to launch an online international campaign on Tuesday targeting 30 million people around the world, including Muslims and non-Muslims. more ...

The Australian Ambassador to Cairo Offers Condolences to Egypt

The Grand Mufti of Egypt, Dr. Shawki Allam, received the Australian ambassador to Egypt, Mr. Neil Hawkins, who offered his deepest condolences over the victims of al-Rawda mosque in North Sinai's bloodiest terror attack. more ...

The General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide Strongly Condemns the Bloody Terror Attack on Al-Rawda Mosque

In a news statement issued on Saturday, the General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide strongly condemned the deadly attack on Al-Rawda mosque in North Sinai's Arish leaving 305 persons dead and scores others wounded. more ...

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