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Vatican, Islamic officials meet in Libya for talks on public duties

December 16, 2008

Vatican officials and Muslim leaders met in Tripoli, Libya, on December 15 to open a series of talks on the public responsibilities of religious leaders. Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, the president of the Pontifical Council for Inter-Religious Dialogue, headed a 12-member Vatican delegation. The talks are the 11th in a series of meetings organized by the Pontifical Council in cooperation with the World Islamic Call Society.


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