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Ahmad bin Abd al-Aziz al-Haddad


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His Excellence Sheikh Dr. Al-Habib Ahmad bin Abd Al-Aziz al-Haddad is Chief Mufti in the Bureau of Islamic Affairs and Charitable Works in Dubai. Al-Haddad is a signatory of The Amman Message, which affirms the commonalities among all Muslim sects and condemns accusations of apostasy. He is also a shari'a scholar on the Awqaf (religious endowments) authority in the UAE. Dr. al-Haddad holds a PhD in Islamic Shari'a from Umm Al Qurra University in Mecca. He was one of the 138 Muslim signatories in October 2007 of A Common Word Between Us and You, a letter addressed to Christian leaders in an appeal for peace and cooperation among the two world religions.