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King Meets Church Delegation from Jerusalem
Amman, 23 September 2003

His Majesty King Abdullah II called all Moslem and Christian Arabs to work together to contribute to finding a mechanism for dialogue with the western world.

During a meeting with an Apostolic delegation from Jerusalem at the Royal Court on Tuesday, King Abdullah said many western people know nothing about the close historical relations between Moslem and Christian Arabs and it's "our shared responsibility to highlight this relationship and relay the bright image of Islamic values and the tolerance of Islamic religion.

Head of the delegation archbishop Reyah Abul Asal highly appreciated King Abdullah's leading role to establish comprehensive peace in the region.