Al-Azhar Observatory receives a Delegation from the Council of Europe Committee on Counter-Terrorism
     Al-Azhar Observatory for Combating Extremism (AOCE) received a delegation from the Council of Europe Committee on Counter-Terrorism (CDCT) on Tuesday, February, 28th 2023. During the visit, Dr. Reham Salama; Executive Director...
Wednesday, 1 March, 2023
Not for the First Time in New Zealand, Mosques Turn into Shelters
     Believing that it is of the essence of Islamic faith to help each other, Auckland’s first and largest Islamic institution has opened all its affiliated mosques before the people affected by recurrent natural crises...
Wednesday, 15 February, 2023
Al-Azhar calls on the Arab and Muslim peoples to boycott Dutch and Swedish products in support of the Noble Quran
     Al-Azhar Al-Sharif calls on the Arab and Muslim peoples to boycott all Dutch and Swedish products and take a strong and unified stance in support of our Noble Quran, Muslims’ Sacred Scripture. The boycott is a proper...
Wednesday, 25 January, 2023
The Grand Imam Congratulates President Sisi, the Ministry of Interior, and the Egyptian People on the Anniversary of Police Day and the 25th January Revolution
     His Eminence, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Prof. Ahmed al-Tayeb expresses his heartfelt congratulations to his Excellency President Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi, the Ministry of Interior, and all the Egyptian people on the occasion of...
Wednesday, 25 January, 2023
AlAzhar_Ash_Sharif condemnation of the barbaric behavior committed by a viciously extremist Zionist official
    AlAzhar_Ash_Sharif expresses its utter condemnation and deep dissatisfaction with the barbaric behavior committed by a viciously extremist Zionist official, who stormed the courtyards of the blessed  AlAqsa Mosque amid brutish...
Wednesday, 4 January, 2023

Self-Defense, Vengeance or All-Out War against Civilians?
     The Zionist entity ‘has the perfect full right to defend itself.’ This is a catchword that has been unceasingly and emphatically repeated for about five months now, since the beginning of the Zionist attacks, or...
Wednesday, 28 February, 2024
Palestinian Cause: Al-Azhar’s Stance
By: Asmaa Muhammad Yusuf, Eng. Unit, AOCE
Tuesday, 30 January, 2024
Breaches of Professional Standards by Western Media and their Collusion against the Gaza Strip
     The media holds a crucial role in covering global conflicts, ideally presenting events as they occur without external interference, abiding by professional standards to fulfill its mission effectively. However, scrutiny of...
Wednesday, 10 January, 2024
Zio-ISIS Terrorism … The Zionist Entity and ISIS are Two Sides of the Same Coin
     A cursory examination of current global events, when compared to the terrorist activities worldwide, readily reveals striking parallels between the Zionist operations targeting Gaza and the nefarious deeds of terrorist...
Saturday, 30 December, 2023
Language Wars
By: Osama Raslan, Ph.D., legal linguist, head, AOCE English Unit
Wednesday, 22 November, 2023