Heading for a Meeting with the Indonesian President … Al-Azhar Grand Imam is on the Way to the Indonesian Presidential Palace
His eminence Prof. Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayyeb, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Al-Sharif and the Head of the Muslim Council of Elders headed recently for the presidential palace to meet the Indonesian President. It is noteworthy to mention that the Grand...
Monday, 22 February, 2016
Al-Azhar Grand Imam Attends Dr. Boutros-Ghali’s Funeral
His eminence Prof. Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayyeb, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Al-Sharif is scheduled to attend the military funeral of Dr. Boutros-Ghali, the former Secretary-General of the United Nations who passed away last Tuesday. Al-Azhar Al-Sharif, on...
Friday, 19 February, 2016
The Speech of the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar in the Celebration of the Prophet’s Birthday
Honorable attendees! May Allah’s Peace, Mercy and Blessings be upon all of you! President of Egypt, Egyptian people, Muslim and Arab nations, it gives me great pleasure to express my congratulations for the coming of the birthday...
Saturday, 26 December, 2015
Al-Azhar Al-Sherif Interfaith Dialogue – The Anglican Communion
2015 Communique
Sunday, 13 December, 2015
Some local media outlets have taken the words of the grand Imam of Al-Azhar out of context
while he was answering a question raised by a Cairo-University's Student concerning the stance of Al-Azhar on declaring ISIS infidels
Friday, 4 December, 2015

Coexistence: A Bright Side of Islamic civilization
Allah created humanity in diverse races and with different mindsets and ideas, and thus the Almighty Allah has set coexistence as a main human value since the beginning of human civilization. Since the commencement of creation, many peoples of...
Tuesday, 30 April, 2024
Jerusalem…The Arab Right vs. Zionist Allegations*
By Prof. Al-Husainy Hassan Hammad[1] Translated by Elsayed Zakaria Abu Amer[2]   Jerusalem, the Holy city of peace, is one of the oldest cities in the world. It is of an Arab origin and Islamic identity whose roots date back to...
Sunday, 31 March, 2024
Self-Defense, Vengeance or All-Out War against Civilians?
By/ Elsayed Zakaria Abuamer, PhD; AOCE English Unit
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