Shawqi Allam

Egypt's Mufti condemns Israeli bombing of Al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza

Fri, 03 Nov 2023 - 10:45 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Shawqi Allam has strongly condemned the Israeli brutal bombing of the main entrance of Al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza city, in addition to its targeting of an ambulance convoy that was at the scene, which resulted in killing and injuring a number of Palestinians.

Egypt's Grand Mufti participates in 24th session of IIFA conference

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Grand Mufti Shawqi Allam is participating in the 24th session of the International Islamic Fiqh Academy (IIFA) conference in Dubai.

Grand mufti heads to Vienna to attend conf. on promoting coexistence

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Egypt's Grand Mufti Shawqi Allam headed on Tuesday to Vienna to participate in a conference on the role of religion, media, policies in confronting hatred and promoting coexistence.

Mufti urges Egyptians' unity in face of terrorists

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 - 08:05 GMT

Grand Mufti Shawqy Allam urged all Egyptians to close ranks in the face of terrorist groups which seek to destabilize the country.

Egypt's Mufti attends international conference in Azerbaijan

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 09:42 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Shawqi Allam left on Wednesday for the Azeri capital Baku to take part in an international conference.

Former official labels Arish attackers as 'apostates'

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 - 08:41 GMT

Former deputy minister of endowments issued a ‘fatwa’ against militants who killed Muslims in Al-Rawdah mosque, calling them apostates.

Media council chief meets Mufti on regulating religious discourse

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 05:58 GMT

Makram Mohamed held a meeting with Grand Mufti Shawqi Allam on ways to boost bilateral cooperation, including the regulation of religious discourse.

Egypt’s Mufti hails army, police efforts to uproot terrorism

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 - 07:36 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Shawqi Allam has commended efforts exerted by the army and police to uproot terrorism.

Egypt's mufti denounces Somalia terror attacks

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Shawky Allam deplored on Saturday the terror attacks that targeted Somali capital Mogadishu where a number of people were killed and injured.

Mufti calls for intensifying preemptive strikes against terror groups

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 12:08 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Shawqi Allam has hailed the sacrifices of the Egyptian Armed Forces.

"International Fatwa" conference launches multilingual e-platform

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 02:20 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Dr Shawqi Allam said Thursday that the international fatwa conference will launch 5 initiatives to support the role of fatwa in establishing societies.