27 November 2012, 14:41

Moscow hosts CIS Muslim Forum

Moscow hosts CIS Muslim Forum

The 8th CIS Muslim Forum opens in Moscow on Tuesday, in an event that will be attended by prominent Islamic clerics, scientists and diplomats from Russia and the CIS countries, as well as guests from Oman, Turkey and Indonesia.

In an interview with the Voice of Russia broadcast on Tuesday, Damir-khazrat Mukhetdinov, deputy head of the Spiritual Association of Muslims of the European part of Russia, specifically called for the understanding of the fact that Russia remains a secular state, where he said Muslims should strictly stick to Sharia Law. 

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