(-VIDEO ONLY-) The annual meeting of Rimini kicks off on Thursday, August 20th. It begins with a round table discussion where the topic is: Religion in part of the Solution, not the Problem. Speakers include leaders of the Catholic, Jewish and Muslim faiths. The Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, also issued a video message that will be aired.
The Rimini meeting is led by the Communion and Liberation movement. The first gathering was held back in 1980. This year, more than 800,000 people are expected.
In light of the meeting, Pope Francis issued a message, highlighting how these type of meetings encourage people of all faiths, to find true, divine love.