The mufti of Syria will tell people KHMAO about the dangers of terrorism

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Safronov, the mufti of Syria Sheikh Ahmad Badr al-DIN HassounThe mufti of Syria will tell people KHMAO about the dangers of terrorism© RIA Novosti / Sergey Safronov

Supreme mufti of Syria Ahmad badreddin Hassoun on Wednesday plans in the evening to visit Khanty-Mansiysk and to talk with local residents about the dangers of international terrorism.

In the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district (KHMAO) resides, including a large Muslim community.

«Tonight we will go to Khanty-Mansiysk. I know that there live people of different nationalities and faiths. I like your performance in Khanty-Mansiysk to tell the citizens that what actually took place on the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic, it was an international terror, and that they are not made in future of such terror on its territory, on the territory of the Russian Federation», — said the mufti to journalists after a meeting with the Governor of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug — Ugra Natalia Komarova in the Khanty representative office in Moscow.

Komarov previously visited Syria, and this time the mufti of this country gets a return visit. He noted that «the terror, when penetrated into the territory of any state, destroy him morally, economically, financially».

The mufti of Syria also drew attention to the fact that Russia in its history, never involved in colonial policy and «do not occupy other countries.» «Even when at the time the Soviet Union was in Afghanistan, they are there to build Afghanistan and once the Soviet Union left, those who came after him destroyed this country», — said the mufti.

And today, he added, the Russian soldiers are involved in the restoration of peace in Syria. «Those Russian soldiers who died the day before yesterday, and the other soldiers who died in our territory, including the pilot Oleg Peshkov, they all arrived in Syria in order to create peace in our territory,» said Ahmad Hassoun.