Yemen takes part in Greece civilization conference [Archives:2005/883/Local News]

October 6 2005

SANA'A- Oct. 4 – The Government of Yemen is making the necessary arrangements for partaking in the civilization conference that is organized by the Center of National Glory of Russia in Greece.

The event started on the 5th of October and is expected to last till 9th of the month.

Yemen has prepared a paper on the religious dialogue and its role in fighting terrorism to be presented at the conference. The paper included the Yemeni efforts and experiences in this regard.Prior to his departure, Judge Hamoud al-Hitar, Chairman of the Theological Dialogue Committee, said that the conference would discuss a number of papers concerning the civilization rights, especially what was cited by the beginning of 21 century.The conference would also address contemporary issues such as youth and teaching, as well as the situations in the Middle East and Balkan, al-Hitar said.