The permanent representative of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations, Ambassador Abdullah bin Yahya Al-Mouallimi, said, “The Kingdom, since its establishment, and it is a country of peace, has been, is and will continue to be a country of peace. Its approach is based on peace, and the Kingdom’s efforts to promote a culture of peace are clear to all.”
This came in the Kingdom’s speech before the United Nations General Assembly, delivered by Ambassador Al-Mouallimi, on Tuesday, at the high-level event held on the “Culture of Peace”.
Al-Mouallimi indicated – according to what was reported by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) – that the Kingdom established the King Abdullah International Center for Dialogue between Followers of Religions and Cultures in Vienna in 2012, which represents a historic breakthrough towards a responsible and meaningful human dialogue that seeks to strengthen commonalities. among followers of religions.
He explained that the Kingdom has established the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology (Etidal), which monitors, analyzes and anticipates extremist thought to confront, confront and prevent it, and cooperates with governments and relevant organizations, and its goal is for the Kingdom to be the first global reference in combating extremist ideology and promoting a culture of moderation.