Muslim scholars agree to support Afghan peace process – Arab News

From left to right, Head of Indonesian Ulema Council Ma’ruf Amin, Head of Ulema Council of Afghanistan Qiamuddin Kashaf, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, his deputy Jusuf Kalla, and Chairman of Pakistan’s Council of Islamic Ideology Qibla Ayaz attend the trilateral meeting among Islamic scholars at the presidential palace in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia, Friday, May 11, 2018. (AP)

  • About 50 scholars who took part in the meeting agreed on the Bogor Ulema Declaration for Peace
  • The scholars reaffirmed that violence and terrorism cannot and should not be associated with any religion, nationality, civilization or ethnic group

JAKARTA: Muslim scholars from Indonesia, Pakistan and Afghanistan who gathered in the Indonesian city of Bogor agreed to support the peace process in Afghanistan and the role of Muslim scholars in that effort.
Muhyiddin Junaidi, head of the international relations department at the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI), said the main topic of the two-day meeting was how to…. Read More on Arab News