Grand Mufti Office Secretary Genera Receives Sant’Egidio Community Vice-President

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saud al-Siyabi, Secretary General of the Office of the Grand Mufti of the Sultanate received in his Office today Vittorio Ianari, Vice-President of the Community of Sant’Egidio in the Italian Republic and his accompanying delegation.

During the meeting, the two sides discussed the Omani religious culture and its values of tolerance and coexistence, as well as discussing the role of the Office of the Grand Mufti in raising the moderate religious awareness among the Omani society.

The Italian guest expressed his admiration of the Sultanate, His Majesty’s leadership and his balanced and fair policy towards various regional and international issues. He also hailed the development and progress he witnessed in walks of life in the Sultanate, wishing Oman farther progress and prosperity.

It is worth mentioning that the Community of Sant’Egidio was founded in 1968 and it concerns with the humanitarian and relief action and international dispute mediation, which based on a wide network in more than 70 countries around the world.

Source: Oman News Agency