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Russian President Visit Mosque in Ufa.

Summary: MOSCOW (Cihan/TZ) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, visited Ufa Central Mosque in Bashkortostan capital of Ufa on Friday.

Within the context of his Bashkortostan visit, Russian Federation President Medvedev, who visited the Mosque and got information the problems of the Muslim community. Medvedev visited the whole port of the Ufa Mosque, which was built in 1788 by the Russian Tsarina Katherine the Second, has been modernized in a short time ago.

The capital Ufa, regional capital of the Volga River's region of Bashkortostan is about 1200 kilometers east of Moscow.

Russian President listened to Supreme Mufti of Russia Talgat Tadzhuddin while visiting the Mosque in Ufa. Medvedev said he enjoyed very much welcoming in a very warm atmosphere by the mosque's religious responsible.

"Harmony in the different groups is very important in this era. Bashkortostan is a county where many different beliefs have been living in a peace for hundreds of years," Russian President noted

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Date:Feb 12, 2011
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