Senior Ukraine Tatar figure in Moscow for Russia talks

One of the most senior representatives of the Tatar minority in Crimea was expected to hold talks in Moscow Wednesday, amid concern about the fate of the Muslim community as Russia takes control of the Ukrainian region.

Top Muslim cleric shot dead in Russia

A top Muslim cleric in Russia`s Tatarstan province was shot dead and another wounded by a car bomb in two separate attacks.

Russian mosque has world`s largest Quran

Printed on Scotland paper, the Quran edition is 150x200 cm, has 632 pages and weighs 800 kg.

Russia`s Tatarstan warns of radical Islam `threat`

The authorities say main threat comes from followers of Salafism, Wahhabism.