• Short Summary

    In London.......Muslims from all over Europe are celebrating 1400 years since Prophet Mohammed formed the?

  • Description

    In London.......Muslims from all over Europe are celebrating 1400 years since Prophet Mohammed formed the first Islamic state. The European Islamic Council--an umbrella organisation for Muslim communities on the continent--marked the start of the New Year with a reception. It was attended by around 250 Islamic religious leaders and diplomats. They were given a break-down of the plans for the Islamic New Year by the Secretary General of the Islamic council in Europe, Salem Azzam.

    SYNOPSIS: The Reception--in London's Park Lane area--gave guests the opportunity to consider world problems. In two weeks (December 7) eminent Muslim scholars meet in London to consider an Islamic charter of human rights. And before that the British capital is to play host to delegates at an international Seminar on Jerusalem. Mohammed Khan, an Islamic Council member explains the year's timetable.

    The timetable of events begins early in December.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7WC0D6VJJKDJ51C67OAGG996G
    Media URN:
    VLVA7WC0D6VJJKDJ51C67OAGG996G
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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