Waqaf and Religious Affairs Minister Receives Sant’Egidio Community Vice-President

Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed al- Salmi, Minister of Awqaf and Religious Affairs received in his Office today Vittorio Ianari, Vice-President of the Community of Sant’Egidio in the Republic of Italy and his accompanying delegation, currently visiting the Sultanate.

During the meeting, the two sides exchanged matters of common concern related to achieving the joint humanitarian values and the work for peace and security in the world.

Vice- President Ianari reviewed activities of the Community of Sant’Egidio, most recently the (Paths of Peace) conference, which was held in the German City of Munster last October, 2017. He thanked the Sultanate’s delegation, which participated by a working paper on the Sultanate’s efforts to achieve peace in the world.

The Italian guest expressed its utmost thanks and appreciation for the Sultanate’s warm reception and its efforts in spreading humanitarian and moral acquaintance, particularly during the blessed era of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.

Source: Oman News Agency