Axar.az
UP
27 April 2018


Moscow Muslims gather in front of Myanmar Embassy

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Moscow Muslims have gathered in front of the Myanmar Embassy in solidarity with Rohingya Muslims who claim to be persecuted in the troubled northwest of the country, according to photos and videos on social media.

Axar.az reports citing RT.

The rally took place in front of the Myanmar Embassy in the center of the Russian capital on Sunday.

Heavy police presence near the embassy is seen in the photos and videos.

There have been no violations of public order during the protest, the Moscow police press service told TASS news agency. At least 800 people reportedly gathered near the embassy.

Demonstrators are seen performing a Muslim prayer (‘salat’ or ‘namaz’) in front of the building, YouTube videos show.

At least 20 police cars and one armored vehicle have been seen in the area, Interfax reported, adding that the situation is relatively calm.

Date
2017.09.03 / 16:59
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Jerusalem embassy move lacks support

Israel threatens to destroy Iranian posts in Syria

Turkey trains 200 policemen for security in north Syria

Macron proposes to create International coalition

US Senate confirms Pompeo to be 70th Secretary of State

US to expand Syria operation

Poland plans to safeguard Iran nuclear deal during in UNSC

Erdogan urges UN to intensify efforts for Syria peace

Putin and Karen Karapetyan put an emphasis in a phone call

Taliban militants kill Afghan politician near Kabul

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla