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Pope Francis with Dr Muhammad al-Issa of MWL

Pope Francis greets Dr Muhammad al-Issa, Secretary General of the Muslim World League

Vatican to set up joint committee with Muslim World League

22/09/2017 16:07

Pope Francis meets with Dr. Muhammad Al-Issa, Secretary General of the Muslim World League, as the Vatican agrees to set up a joint committee to further interreligious dialogue.


A military convoy moving on the outskirts of Marawi city, southern Philippines.

A military convoy moving on the outskirts of Marawi city, southern Philippines.

Philippine Muslim leaders condemn desecration of Marawi cathedral

10/06/2017 17:27

Philippine Muslim leaders have branded as “un-Islamic” the desecration and burning of St. Mary’s Catholic cathedral by a Islamic State-linked group in Marawi City.


British Muslims condemn terror attacks

British Muslims pay tribute to victims of Saturday's terror attack on London Bridge

UK Muslims stand with other religions in condemning terrorism

05/06/2017 16:39

Sheikh Ibrahim Mogra, co-chair of Britian’s Christian Muslim Forum, says British Muslims will work with all sector of society to combat extremism and uphold democratic values

Pope Francis and Sheik Ahmad Al-Tayeb at the international peace conference in Al-Azhar University

Pope Francis and Sheik Al-Tayeb at the International Peace Conference in Al-Azhar University on Friday

Pope at Al-Azhar; religious leaders must 'unmask' violence and hatred

28/04/2017 16:00

Addressing an International Peace Conference at Al-Azhar in the Egyptian capital, Pope Francis says religious leaders must denounce violations of human rights and expose attempts to justify violence and hatred in the name of God.

Pope Francis and the Grand Imam of al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmad Muhammad al-Tayyeb

Pope Francis and the Grand Imam of al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmad Muhammad al-Tayyeb meet at the Vatican in May 2016

Pope's visit to Cairo can have powerful impact on interfaith relations

10/04/2017 15:54

The co-chair of Britain's Christian Muslim Forum says Pope Francis’ forthcoming  visit to Cairo can be “a very powerful effort in reaching out” to Muslim leaders there.

Imam al-Tayyeb and Pope Tawadros

Egypt's Grand Imam Muhammad al-Tayyeb and Coptic Pope Tawadros II attend a conference at al-Azhar in Cairo earlier this year.

Muslim leaders condemn attacks on Egypt's Coptic churches

10/04/2017 15:01

Egypt’s Muslim leaders have condemned the suicide attacks that hit two Coptic churches on Sunday and said the safety of Pope Francis would be guaranteed during his planned visit to Cairo on April 28th and 29th.


the Hellenistic Temple of Mrn in Hatra

the Hellenistic Temple of Mrn in Hatra

Christians and Muslims in Iraq march together for peace

10/04/2017 11:20

This Holy Week in Iraq, Christians and Muslims will walk for 140 km through the Nineveh Plain in the name of peace and the end of violence in a once mostly Christian inhabited area.


Cardinal Nichols with Muslim leaders

Pope Francis meets with Cardinal Vincent Nichols, together with Moulana Muhammad Shahid Raza and Moulana Syed Ali Raza Rizvi, two of the Muslim leaders from the UK attending the audience in the Vatican

Pope meets with Catholic-Muslim delegation from Britain

05/04/2017 14:21

Pope Francis met on Wednesday with English Cardinal Vincent Nichols and four Muslim leaders from Britain who came to highlight the deep-rooted interfaith relations among the different religious communities in the UK today