Brunei Darussalam and the Russian Federation strive towards exploring the opportunities for bilateral cooperation in suitable fields. The cooperation was discussed during His Excellency Rushan Abbyasov, the First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Muftis of Russia's goodwill visit to Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Seri Maharaja Dato Paduka Seri Setia Doctor Ustaz Haji Awang Abdul Aziz bin Juned, the State Mufti. The function took place this morning at the Darulifta Building of the Department of the State Mufti.

The visit also aimed to further strengthen existing relations apart from exchanging views on matters of mutual interest. During the visit, His Excellency also introduced the Traditions of Islam in Russia Exhibition which will be launched tomorrow at the Art Gallery of the Royal Wharf in the capital. Also present was Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Japar bin Haji Mat Dain @ Maidin, the Deputy State Mufti.

Source: Radio Television Brunei