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Islamic Affairs minister in Paris for human rights talks

Minister of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Call and Guidance Dr. Abdullah Ibn Abdulmohsen Al-Turki left today for Paris to participate in an international seminar on the concept of human rights in Islam, organized by the International Islamic Council in collaboration with the Federation of the Islamic Organizations (FOI) in France.   The symposium will discuss such topics as "the status of the human being in Islam";  "responsibility of the human being in Islam";  and  "Islam and women".   Dr. Al-Turki will also participate in the ceremony on Friday on the occasion of the inauguration of the FOI headquarters in Paris.