Ambassador Akbar Ahmed on Islamic comments row

May 29, 2014, 07:18 AM

Ambassador Akbar Ahmed is a former Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK and has been described as the world's leading authority on Islam. He's here as part of his Journey into Europe tour, in which he is studying the complex relationship between the West and the Muslim world. He's in Belfast to give a lecture at Queen's University entitled ‌‌'Islam, Peace-building and Conflict Transformation. We aksed what he thought of Pastor McConnell and Peter Robinson's comments