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04.10.2013 04:28
Yesterday the chairman of the MRB RT, mufti of Tatarstan Kamil Hazrat Samigullin at his residence, met with General secretary of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) - Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu.
The head of Tatarstan Muslims told the distinguished guest about religious, ethnic and cultural situation in Russia and in the Republic. He also introduced him to the activities of the MRB RT and running projects. During the communication, Kamil hazrat Samigullin said to Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu about significant role in strengthening the relations between Russia and the OIC. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu thanked the mufti for the warm welcome and wished him success in his work for the benefit of Muslims of Tatarstan.
At the end of the meeting the sides exchanged souvenirs.
Notably, the mufti of Tatarstan had a conversation in the native language of a guest - Turkish. It is worth noting that, Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, besides Turkish, fluent in Arabic and English, he is also a Foreign Member of the Academy of Sciences of Tatarstan (2010), Honorary Doctor of the Moscow State Institute (2006).