Tag: Moscow Islamic University

Moscow to Prepare Russian-Speaking Mullahs for Kazakhstan’s Muslims

April 12, 2014

Staunton, April 12 – The Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church has always used priests from Russia to spread its influence and that of Moscow more generally in the former Soviet republics, but now the Moscow Islamic University has announced a new twist on that tactic: it will train Russian-speaking mullahs for the Muslims […]