1999 News Story

Royal Advisor opens rebuilt mosque in Sarajevo

Advisor to the Royal Court Dr. Abdullah Bin Abdulmohsin Al-Turki today opened a mosque in

Sarajevo which was rebuilt by the Higher Commission for the Collection of Donations for

Bosnia-Herzegovina. The mosque, which had been completely destroyed by the Serbs, now houses 1,200- worshipers. Dr. Al-Turki, who is currently on a tour of the country, visiting Islamic projects and historical Muslim sites, also opened an elementary school funded by the Commission under the auspices of UNESCO.