GEVENA, June 20 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Zakat House has donated USD 140,000 to the Islamic cultural center in Switzerland to fund building a center for raising awareness about Islam.
Kuwaiti Ambassador to Switzerland Bader Al-Tunaib presented the donation to head of the Islamic Cultural center in Switzerland Dr. Mohammad Karmous.
The Kuwaiti diplomat told KUNA, Friday, that the donation comes in line with Kuwait's philanthropic support to Muslims, not only in Switzerland but also in many parts of the world.
An estimated 450,000 Muslims, mostly Turks, Bosniaks and Albanians, are living in Switzerland. They are well integrated with the Swiss society. (end)