Meeting with Mr Khatami, Former President of Iran

The Executive Director was invited to speak about Muslim-Jewish Relations in Britain at a meeting with Mr Khatami in London in November 06. In her paper she highlighted the positive interfaith relations that have been built over the years between the two faith communities, but also referred to the challenges that face this relationship. She specifically mentioned the denial of Holocaust and the threat to the existence of Israel.

She had the opportunity to speak personally with Mr Khatami who took her paper with him. The Iranian Embassy also requested a copy of her paper which was sent to them.