MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The main topic of the conversation was the development of relations between the state and religious associations.
The Prime Minister stressed the importance of the work of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia, aimed at developing interfaith dialogue and preserving cultural diversity.
During the conversation, Mikhail Mishustin and Berl Lazar discussed further steps aimed at maintaining an atmosphere of harmony and mutual respect in society.
The Prime Minister also congratulated the Chief Rabbi of Russia on Chanukah, the Jewish holiday of light, which is celebrated this year from 10 to 18 December.
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