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State Mufti attends World Summit of Scholars 2022

Izah Azahari

Deputy State Mufti Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Japar bin Haji Mat Dain @ Maidin departed for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia yesterday to attend the World Summit of Scholars 2022, organised by the Yayasan MyAQSA Malaysia, Yayasan Dakwah Islamiah Malaysia (YADIM), World Muslim Scholar Union and the Global Coalition for Quds and Palestine (GCQP).

Accompanying Deputy State Mufti was State Mufti’s Office Senior Inquiry Officer Haji Muhammad Ahmad Roza bin Haji Daud.

Themed “Unity as the Basis for the Liberation of Palestine”, the World Summit runs from today until Sunday.

Malaysian Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob, in his capacity as the patron of the event, will attend as the guest of honour at the opening ceremony.

The event brings together 150 leading scholars from all over the world, with the aim to discuss the issue of Muslim unity in fighting for the liberation of Al-Aqsa Mosque.