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  • 15 April 2019, 15:35 | Freedom of Conscience | 

    Russian law enforecement in Crimea search mosque, house of imam

    Russian security forces conducted a search on April 15 in a mosque in the village of Shturmove in the city of Sevastopol. After "investigative measures” they went to the house of the imam of the mosque, Rustem Abilev. Russian mass media are working on site. This is reported by Crimean Solidarity, according to KTRC.

  • 7 April 2019, 10:53 | Islam | 

    Mufti Said Ismagilov talks about integration of Muslims in Christian society

    Mufti Said Ismagilov met with local residents and journalists in Ivano-Frankivsk on April 5 to speak about the culture of Muslims and their involvement in public life.

  • 16 March 2019, 14:14 | Islam | 

    New Zealand mosque shooter threatens Muslims and Ukraine in his manifesto

    The terrorist who attacked Muslims in a mosque in New Zealand on March 15, mentioned Ukraine in his "manifesto", addressing his threats, in particular, to Ukrainian believers. This was written on Facebook by Mufti of the Religious Administration of Muslims of Ukraine "Ummah" Sheikh Said Ismagilov.

  • 25 February 2019, 11:32 | Monitoring

    Zaporizhzhia Muslims Feed Homeless Along With Red Cross

    This was the first joint charity event of Zaporizhzhia Muslims with the local branch of Red Cross.

  • 26 October 2018, 09:36 | Religion and society | 

    Ukrainian Muslims about Russian Mufti’s recent statement: Autocephaly is none of your business

    Muslims should not interfere in the affairs of Christians. If someone has the right to comment on the provision of autocephaly to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, those should be the Ukrainian and not Russian Muslims, nor the Muslims from other countries.

  • 5 September 2018, 06:31 | Monitoring


    In Sacred Mecca in the royal palace a solemn welcome ceremony was held in celebration of the Eid al-Adha (Qurban Bayram) holiday. The Mufti of the Religious Administration of Muslims of Ukraine "Ummah", Said Ismagilov, was among the Muslim leaders from different countries of the world, invited by the Guardian of two Holy Places, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al-Saud and Prince Muhammad bin Salman. He met the great respect, being given the opportunity for personal communication with His Majesty.

  • 28 August 2018, 08:55 | Monitoring

    Russian hackers target pro-Ukrainian religious leaders in Ukraine and internationally

    The Russian hackers indicted by the U.S. special prosecutor last month have spent years trying to steal the private correspondence of some of the world’s most senior Orthodox Christian figures, The Associated Press has found, illustrating the high stakes as Kiev and Moscow wrestle over the religious future of Ukraine.

  • 27 July 2018, 11:22 | Islam | 

    Muslims in Dnipro get back the building of Katerynoslavska cathedral mosque

    On July 25, Dnipro City Council session returned to the Muslims the building of Katerynoslavska Cathedral Mosque, which before the 1917 revolution was a center of Islamic life and one of the most beautiful urban buildings.

  • 9 July 2018, 12:05 | Religion and policy | 

    Russia automatically qualifies Crimean Tatar Muslims as terrorists

    Oleg Sentsov, a Kremlin's prisoner, is on a hunger strike demanding to release all Ukrainian political prisoners. They are over 60 only according to official information. Among them, 24 are held captive in the Russian Federation, 40 - in the Crimea. And every week new searches and arrests take place on the peninsula. Russia automatically qualifies as terrorists the Crimean Tatars who profess Islam, Channel 24 reports.

  • 11 December 2017, 08:53 | Islam | 

    Ukrainian Muslim believers to sign the Social Concept of Ukrainian Muslims

    Ukrainian followers of Islam are to sign this day the “Social Concept of Muslims of Ukraine.”

  • 31 January 2012, 12:12 | Protests and conflicts | 

    Orthodox Church to Be Built in Place of Former Muslim Cemetery

    In Simferopol District in Crimea, the relations between the Muslim community and the administration of the Dobrov Village Council deteriorated as the deputies allowed to allocate a land plot of 25 ares for a church of the Crimean Eparchy in the village of Lozove.

  • 8 September 2011, 11:54 | Islam | 

    Crimean authorities prohibit hijab for driver's license photos

    Officials of the Interdistrict Registration Test Department (IRTD) of the Crimean town of Feodosia prohibited a Muslim woman, Zelikhe Kadyrova, and two other women from wearing hijab for their driver's license photos. The hijab is the traditional Muslim women’s headdress covering the ears, neck and part of the face.

  • 23 August 2011, 09:27 | National religious question | 

    Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of Ukraine: 'Muslims of Ukraine are integral part of Ukrainian society'

    "The pursuit of freedom combined efforts of representatives of many faiths: Orthodox, Muslims, Catholics and Protestants. There is no doubt a common victory of all patriots, that Lord gave us," stresses Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of Ukraine in their address on 20th anniversary of Ukraine's independence.

  • 3 August 2011, 14:56 | Islam | 

    Ukraine Muslims observe holy Ramadan

    In Ukraine iftar menu is as multicultural as Ukrainian Muslims.

  • 27 July 2011, 11:14 | Islam | 

    Ukrainian Muslims condole with the victims of terrorist attacks in Norway

    The All-Ukrainian Association of Social Organisations Alraid and Religious Directorate of Muslims of Ukraine Ummah express their strong condemnation for the horrific attacks witnessed by Norway on Friday, 22 July, which led to the loss of so many innocent lives, and brought wide scale terror, damage and destruction.

  • 28 February 2011, 16:42 | Major Religions


    Historically, Crimea was the center of the spread of Islam in Ukraine. In the middle of the 15th century the Crimean Tatar Khanate was established there. It soon was reduced to a vassal state of the Ottoman Empire

  • 14 February 2011, 10:36 | Islam | 

    Muslims celebrate Mawlid

    On February 14-15, Muslims celebrate Prophet Mohammed's birthday, Mawlid an-Nabi. One and a half billion people today are adherents of Islam. One in five inhabitants of the Earth believes that Prophet Mohammed is the last messenger of God. They draw the biggest inspiration and exhortation from his life path. According to Quran, Prophet Mohammed was sent to all humankind "as mercy for the worlds." (Quran 21:107).

  • 25 January 2011, 17:38 | Islam | 

    Spiritual Board of Muslims of Ukraine 'Umma' and All-Ukrainian Association 'Alraid' condemn terrorist act in Domodedovo

    In their address to the Russian people on the tragedy in Domodedovo, the Muslim organizations of Ukraine expressed their grief and indignation at the terrorist act, which killed dozens and wounded over one hundred innocent people.

  • 26 October 2010, 09:49 | Religion and policy | 

    Ukrainian Muslim Organizations Call Ukrainian Muslims to Take Active Part in Elections

    Ukrainian Muslim organizations called Ukrainians to take active part in the local elections. The information department Alraid published an address to the Ukrainian Muslims on occasion of the elections to be held on Oct. 31.

  • 5 October 2010, 12:55 | Land and property problems | 

    Religious Figures of Crimea Called Yanukovych to Support Construction of Mosque

    Members of an Inter-confessional Crimean Council "Peace is a gift of God" addressed Ukraine's President with a request to assist in the construction of the central mosque in Simferopol.