CDA’s Call with President of the High Council for Islamic Affairs, Sheikh Dr. Mahamat Khatir Issa

After her message of Eid al-Fitr, Chargé d’Affaires, Jessica Davis Ba had a phone call with President of the High Council for Islamic Affairs in Chad, Sheikh Dr. Mahamat Issa Khatir to reinforce the U.S. Embassy’s support for Chad’s Muslim community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Chargée d’Affaires, Davis Ba expressed her sympathy for Chadians impacted by COVID-19 and hopes for a quick recovery. She also confirmed the continued cooperation of the Embassy with the High Council for Islamic Affairs, especially during this difficult time to promote social distancing and health education to the general public and expand the educational and exchange opportunities to facilitate greater dialogue with faith communities in the United States.

Chargée d’Affaires Davis Ba also briefed the President of the High Council for Islamic Affairs on the message of the Imam of the Nation’s Mosque in Washington Dr. Talib Shareef to Chadian Muslim community. Click here to read Dr. Shareef’s message: https://td.usembassy.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/161/COVID-Interview-Arabic.pdf