10 ноября

On the visit of the Chairman of the Russian Muftis Council and the Religious Board of Muslims of the Russian Federation Mufti Ravil Gainutdin to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

On November 6-10th the Chairman of the Russian Muftis Council and the Religious Board of Muslims of the Russian Federation Mufti Ravil Gainutdin visited Saudi Arabia.

During the visit Ravil Gainutdin held talks with the Saudi Minister of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al-Sheikh. The parties highly appreciated the level of the full-scale multi-faceted mutual cooperation between Russia and Saudi Arabia. At the meeting the Memorandum of Cooperation between the Russian Muftis Council, the Religious Board of Muslims of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance was signed.

Ravil Gainutdin also met with the Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Yousef Al-Othaimeen and the Imam of the Haram Mosque Sheikh Mahir Al-Muayqali.

At the end of the visit the meeting between Ravil Gainutdin and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Sergey G. Kozlov took place.