Austria to mark 100th anniversary of Islam recognition

Many dignitaries are expected to join the ceremony including Austrian President Heinz Fischer.

Austria to mark 100th anniversary of Islam recognition

World Bulletin / News Desk

The head of Turkey's Religious Affairs Department, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Gormez, arrived in Vienna on Friday where he will participate in a ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the recognition of Islam in Austria.

The ceremony will take place at the Vienna Municipality Palace and Gormez will deliver a speech at the occasion.

Many dignitaries are expected to join the ceremony including Austrian President Heinz Fischer.

Gormez will return to Turkey on Saturday.

Last Mod: 29 Haziran 2012, 15:27
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