Chinese top political advisor Jia Qinglin on Thursday called on the country's Islamic community to cement friendly cooperation with the Muslim World League (MWL), one of the largest Islamic non-governmental organizations.
Jia made the remarks in his meeting with a delegation led by MWL Secretary-General Abdullah bin Abdulmohsen Al-Turki.
Jia commended the traditional friendship between China and Islamic countries.
He said China and Islamic countries had continued to cooperate well on major regional and international issues over the years, respect each other and support one another on issues of major concerns and key interests.
Concerning China's religious policies, Jia said China has stipulated and implemented guiding policies to respect the customs and cultures of minority groups and promote unity and common prosperity among different ethnic groups.【1】 【2】 【3】 http://paper.people.com.cn/rmrb/html/2010-10/15/nw.D110000renmrb_20101015_4-01.htm?div=-1