Awqaf Minister, Moscow Mufti sign scientific cooperation agreement

Moscow, SANA- Minister of Religious Endowments (Awqaf), Mohammad Abdul-Sattar al-Sayyed, signed on Monday a scientific cooperation agreement with the Chief Mufti of Moscow and Central Russia, Albir Krganov.

Earlier, al-Sayyed discussed with Krganov means of cooperating in combating extremism and terrorism and consolidating Syrian-Russian religious relations.

The Minister, along with the accompanying delegation, participated in a celebration of the birth of the Prophet Mohamed which was attended by thousands of Russian citizens, and delivered a speech in which he spoke about the meanings of mercy in the life of Prophet Mohammad and talked about the terrorism that targeted Syria, hailing the Russian stances towards Syria.

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