Adventists in Côte d’Ivoire host peace summit following terrorist attack

Religious leaders in the West African country of Côte d’Ivoire are calling for a unified response to violence carried out by Islamic extremists. At a March 18 summit and press conference, held at the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s regional headquarters in the capital city of Abidjan, religious leaders from many different faith communities urged the people of Cote d’Ivoire to reject intolerance and violence in the name of religion. The peace summit was prompted by a jihadist attack that took…

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