WASHINGTON, February 20, 2013 – The American Islamic Congress (AIC) is pleased to announce that Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij has joined the Center for Catholic-Jewish Studies’ International Interreligious Advisory Committee. The Committee will guide and advise the Center on international and religious issues and further peaceful relations between world religions. As a member of the International Interreligious Committee Al-Suwaij will offer her unique perspective on the Middle East and her substantial experience in interfaith dialogue. The Center for Catholic-Jewish Studies at Saint Leo University is a non-profit organization that promotes respect and understanding among Jews and Catholics by providing opportunities for interfaith dialogue. The American Islamic Congress is a civil-rights organization promoting tolerance and the exchange of ideas among Muslims and between other peoples. The 501(c)3 organization leads initiatives around the world and has offices in Washington, Boston, Egypt, Tunisia and Iraq. Visit http://aic.craftedenterprises.com for more additional information.