Ahmad el Tayyeb
In a statement, the Muslim Council of Elders said the "extraordinary meeting" will bring together its members with leaders of the Catholic Church, reflecting the role that religious leaders can play "in facing the challenges of the age, by presenting serious steps and practical solutions.
Grand Imam of Al-Azhar and Chairman of the Muslim Council of Elders Ahmad el-Tayyeb has strongly condemned the Arish mosque terrorist attack.
Grand Imam of Al Azhar Ahmad el Tayyeb will visit the camps of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh late November.
Ahmad el Tayyeb held a meeting on Tuesday with Pope Francis of the Vatican at the papal headquarters in the Vatican.
Grand Imam of Al Azhar and Chairman of the Muslim Council of Elders Ahmad el Tayyeb left here Monday for Italy, to participate in the third world forum in Rome.
Grand Imam of Al-Azhar and chairman of the Muslim Council of Elders Ahmad el Tayyeb has been chosen to top a list of the World's 500 Most Influential Muslims.
Grand Imam of Al Azhar Dr Ahmed el Tayyeb has voiced appreciation for what he called "objective press and serious media" in promoting correct awareness.