Tuesday, March 4, 2008

Democratic presidential hopeful Barak Obama promised to hold a summit with Muslim leaders if he won the presidency

In an interview with a French magazine, Obama said he would organize the summit to discuss the current differences between the Muslim world and the West.

"Once I'm elected, I want to organize a summit in the Muslim world, with all the heads of state, to have an honest discussion about ways to bridge the gap that grows every day between Muslims and the West," Thursday's edition of Paris Match quoted Obama as saying.

"I will ask them to join us in battling terrorism but we should also be willing to listen in terms of some of their concerns,” he added. Click Here to Read More

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