Al Azhar reiterated its complete rejection of the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital and move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
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Former deputy minister of endowments issued a ‘fatwa’ against militants who killed Muslims in Al-Rawdah mosque, calling them apostates.
Under Secretary of Al Azhar Abbas Shoman signed Tuesday the renewal of cooperation protocol with the British Council in the education field.
Al Azhar Deputy Sheikh Abbas Shoman stressed Wednesday that Al Azhar is working on developing and reforming the education.
Al Azhar Undersecretary Abbas Shoman flied to the U.S. to participate in a conference on the intercultural communication, which is due to kick off Saturday.
Sisi has issued a presidential decree renewing the appointment of Abbas Shoman as Al Azhar deputy sheikh for a year.