2017-04-25 10:43:00

Chechen mufti meets with Syrian president in Damascus Kadyrov

Grozny, April 25, Interfax - Mufti of Chechnya Salakh Mezhiyev met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus, Chechen head Ramzan Kadyrov wrote on his Instagram account
.
Al-Assad expressed his gratitude for the assistance and support being extended by the Hero of Russia Akhmat Kadyrov Regional Public Fund and also for the decision to build orphanages in Aleppo and Damascus, he said.

Mezhiyev, for his part, raised the issue of granting Damascus University diplomas to graduates from Russia who had been unable to receive them in due time.

During the meeting, the parties also agreed to open a three-tier education branch of Damascus University in Chechnya's capital Grozny.