Several hundred Muslims gathered at Heizel in Brussels for a cultural meeting about the "Muslim spirituality and universal values: for a constructive convergence". It is the largest Muslim gathering ever in Belgium, and according to organizers is a success.
Muslim organizations from Belgium, France, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands are at the basis of the initiative. For two days the public, mostly Muslims, can debate and attend conferences about the building up of Islam in Europe, the identity of Muslims in Europe, the presence of Islam in the world and the contribution of Islam towards living together.
Arab musicians from all over Europe gave concerts the first night.
Source: HLN (Dutch)