The Moscow Halal Expo was marked by signing the Memorandum on mutual understanding and cooperation between the Russian Muftis Council and the Muslim Religious Union of Poland.
The joint project of the two countries emphasized the importance of Islam in the historical events and modern life of both nations. The agreement aims to strengthen peaceful and friendly relations between the countries inhabited by people of different ethnic and religious backgrounds.
The document highlights the necessity for uniting the Muslim communities of both countries in order to combat extremism, religious intolerance and other radical movements. The memorandum calls for efficient use of historical legacy and moral values of Islam for spiritual education of both countries' citizens and for establishing economic relations based on honest business operations. The countries agreed to develop and to implement joint projects in the field of cultural and spiritual education and economic cooperation.
The countries signed such document for the first time. The parties expressed confidence that memorandum would become the base of efficient and fruitful cooperation of the countries in the field of cultural, educational, financial and economic projects.