Derian returns from Cairo

Mufti of the Republic, Abdel Lattif Derian returned on Wednesday to Beirut after participating in the opening session of the Conference of Al-Azhar in Cairo, on “freedom, citizenship, diversity and integration.”

Derian met prior to his return and on the sideline of the conference, Secretary General of the Arab League, Ahmed Aboul Gheit. Discussions touched on the Lebanese affairs and the situation in the region.

Derian also met with the Mufti of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Sheikh Shawki Allam with talks featuring high on Islamic issues related to both countries.

Source: National News Agency