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Muslims Celebrate New Mosque in Tatarstan

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Muslims Celebrate New Mosque in Tatarstan

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Muslims Celebrate New Mosque in Tatarstan

Muslims Celebrate New Mosque in Tatarstan

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Muslims in Russia celebrate a momentous occasion: the opening of a mosque in Kazan, capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. It's been more than 500 years since Ivan the Terrible destroyed the last mosque that stood in Kazan.