Dr. Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh met Wednesday will Al-Azhar Grand Imam Dr. Ahmed al-Tayeb to underline Aboul Fotouh’s Strong Egypt Party’s dedication to Al-Azhar as a religious organizations contributing to the interpretation of “real” Islam.
Ahmed Imam, the party’s spokesperson, spoke exclusively to Youm7 about the former presidential contender’s meeting with the Islamic cleric.
“We believe Al-Azhar with its moderate Islamic background and glorious history is well qualified and committed to supporting Islam, as Al-Azhar is the only religious establishment we trust and support in amending the arguable constitutional articles of the long-awaited constitution of Egypt,” Imam told Youm7 .
Imam denied the meditation of Al-Azhar for reconciliation between the Freedom and Justice Party, considered the political arm of the Muslim Brotherhood, and the current interim government.
Translated from Youm7.