Tue 15-05-2018 15:38 PM
SOFIA, 15th May, 2018 (WAM) — Abdulwahab Nasser Al Najjar, UAE Ambassador to Sofia, has received, the Grand Mufti of the Muslim Denomination in Bulgaria, Dr. Mustafa Hadzhi.
During the meeting, the Grand Mufti welcomed the opening of the UAE Embassy headquarters in the Bulgarian capital, describing the move as positive action that enables the Bulgarian Muslim community to interact with their brothers in the UAE, whilst enhancing relations between the two countries across a number of sectors.
Dr. Hadzhi discussed the needs of the Bulgarian Muslim community – which exceeds two million – and presented the ways in which the ‘Dar al-Ifta’ has aided in building mosques and engaging in competitions to memorise the Holy Quran.
For his part, Al Najjar congratulated the Grand Mufti on the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan, and extended his wishes of progress and prosperity to all Bulgarian Muslims.