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Coptic Pope Tawadros II and Gran Imam of al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed el-Tayeb

Egypt's Coptic Pope Tawadros II and Gran Imam of al-Azhar, Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed el-Tayeb, are members of a new National Council to Confront Terrorism and Extremism

Egyptian authorities takes action to tackle terrorism

27/07/2017 17:50

Egypt's president and its highest religious authority, the prestigious al-Azhar university, have announced new measures to tackle terrorism and combat radicalisation

President Macron marks anniversary of Fr Hamel's murder

French President Emmanuel Macron gives a speech during a ceremony marking the first anniversary of the murder of Fr Jacques Hamel at the church of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray

Mass marks first anniversary of Fr Jacques Hamel's murder

26/07/2017 17:17

The archdiocese of Rouen in northern France held a special Mass on Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of the assassination of an elderly parish priest, Fr Jacques Hamel. Archbishop Dominique Lebrun talks about his "indelible spiritual heritage"

Rabbi Arthur, founder of the Appeal of Conscience Foundation

Rabbi Arthur, founder of the New York based Appeal of Conscience Foundation

Rabbi Arthur Schneier on urgency of interfaith cooperation

06/07/2017 10:20

Rabbi Arthur Schneier, who set up the New York based Appeal of Conscience Foundation, shares thoughts on how to combat terrorism by educating a new generation of religious leaders 

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

Catholic Archbishop of Abuja John Onaiyekan and Imam of Apo Legislative Mosque Muhammed Nur join Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaigners during a prot

Catholic Archbishop of Abuja John Onaiyekan and Imam of Apo Legislative Mosque Muhammed Nur join Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaigners during a protest procession marking the 500th day since the abduction of girls in Chibok, along a road in Abuja August 27, 2015

Card. Onaiyekan in Assisi: Boko Haram sincere but wrong

20/09/2016 11:40

An exclusive and in-depth conversation with the Archbishop of Abuja, Nigeria, Cardinal John Onaiyekan

Killing of priest

July 23, 2016 mobile phone image released by Cindy Aubree shows French Priest Jacques Hamel, killed Tuesday, July 26 when two attackers slit his throat while celebrating Mass in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, France.

French president calls Pope after priest is killed

27/07/2016 08:25

French president Francois Hollande telephoned Pope Francis on Tuesday following the death of the elderly priest Fr. Jacques Hamel, 84, who was killed when two Islamic assailants entered his Church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray as he was celebrating Mass.

 

Flowers left in memory of Ataturk airport employees killed in the triple suicide bombing and gun attack on 28 June 2016

Flowers left in memory of Ataturk airport employees killed in the triple suicide bombing and gun attack on 28 June 2016

Turkey: more arrests connected to Airport bombings

06/07/2016 08:41

Turkey has jailed 17 more suspects - mostly foreigners - over last week's suicide bombing at Istanbul's main airport.