No danger worse than religious militancy: Ayatollah Araki

Tehran, April 8, IRNA – Secretary of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought, Ayatollah Mohsen Araki said here on Wednesday that no danger is worse than religious wars and militancy.

Araki made the remarks in a meeting with Kazakh Ambassador to Iran Baghdad Amiriyev and Kazakh president’s special representative Ahmadov.

‘World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought is fully ready to cooperate with Kazakhstan in the fields of making religions and faiths close,’ he added.

During the visit, Ahmadov officially invited Ayatollah Araki to attend the fifth meeting of “A Dialogue of Religious Leaders and Politicians for Peace and Development,” in Astana, Kazakhstan capital, on June 10-11, 2015.