Brazil President Michel Temer received Al-Azhar Undersecretary, Dr. Abbas Shouman at his office during his visit to Brazil at the invitation of the Federation of Muslims Associations in Brazil.
The meeting also discussed ways to strengthen cooperation and future communication between Al Azhar and the Brazilian institutions.
It also talked about citizenship as an alternative term to minority and majority، which was presented by Al-Azhar at its conference "Freedom and Citizenship." The Brazilian president stressed that Brazil pursues this thought and there is no distinction between citizens. He praised Al-Azhar`s views of citizenship and that it is an important issue for humanitarian cooperation and coexistence.
Noteworthy، Shouman visited Brazilian Minister of trade and Industry and Minister of Presidential Affairs. They discussed the future cooperation between Egypt and Brazil during the next stage.