Grand Imam of Al Azhar Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayyeb laid a wreath of flowers in the site of a terrorist truck attack in Berlin.
Members of the Egyptian community gathered at the scene to welcome the Imam and to show support for Al Azhar.
Germans and Egyptian expats took photos for themselves with Tayyeb, who was accompanied by Egypt's Ambassador to Germany Badr Abdel-Aati.
Meanwhile, the head of the parliamentary bloc of the Social Democratic Party of Germany Raed Saleh visited Tayyeb at his residence in Berlin.
Saleh expressed during the meeting appreciation for Al-Azhar and its Imam, stressing the importance of inter-faith dialogue.