For the first time in the history of USA in the White House library the holy book Koran appeared.
Jeorge Bush informed that at present time the library includes the sacred book of Moslems - the Koran. Jeorge Bush announced about this event before the representatives of the USA Moslem organizations at the Moslem dinner - Iftar. Iftar is the traditional dinner concluding the fast Uraza during the holy month Ramadan. At the dinner the ambassadors of the Moslem countries were also present.
The president said that nowadays more and more Americans are eager to know Islam traditions, rules. Bush declared that he advocates the idea of spreading cultural and educational contacts between USA and Moslem countries. "I call for young Americans to study the language and traditions of the Middle East.