Saudi opens interreligious centre in Austria

Centre aims to facilitate dialogue between people of different faiths and cultures
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Faisal bin Abdulrahman Bin Muammar (L) Secretary General of the KAICIID Center and Abdullah Al Turki, President of the Islamic League pose with a trophy during the inauguration ceremony of the KAICIID Center (King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue) held at the Hofburg in Vienna on November 26, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Bartholomew I, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, delivers a speech during the inauguration ceremony of the KAICIID Center (King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue) held at the Hofburg in Vienna on November 26, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Saud Al-Faisal Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud (R), Minister for Foreign Affairs for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia delivers a speech next to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (L), during the inauguration ceremony of the KAICIID Center (King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue) held at the Hofburg in Vienna on November 26, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, Chief Rabbi of Moscow and President of the Conference of European Rabbis, delivers a speech during the inauguration ceremony of the KAICIID Center (King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue) held at the Hofburg in Vienna on November 26, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prince Saud Al-Faisal Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud (L), Minister for Foreign Affairs for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia looks on next to Austrian Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger during the inauguration ceremony of the KAICIID Center (King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue) held at the Hofburg in Vienna on November 26, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Abdullah Al Turki, President of the Islamic League delivers a speech during the inauguration ceremony of the KAICIID Center (King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue) held at the Hofburg in Vienna on November 26, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)