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ON TURKISH EDITION OF THE KORAN TRANSLATED BY D.N. BOGUSLAVSKIY
19.07.2014 1:57 PM views: 127 comments: 0

It's well-known that the majority of Muslims in Russia belongs to the peoples of the Volga region or to the peoples of the Caucasus. Author of the first published Russian translation of the Koran from Arabic Gordij Semenovich Sablukov was ...

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ABOUT ORTHODOX INTERCHURCH RELATIONS IN XVI–XVII CENTURIES
12.07.2014 9:59 AM views: 368 comments: 0

The beginning of communication of Orthodox churches traces its origin in the days when Russian patriarchate didn’t exist, i.e. until 1589. The representatives of the Orthodox Churches of the Middle East - Alexandria, Antioch, Jerusalem, which were under Ottoman domination in 1516-1517 years...



 
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CONTRIBUTION OF MARONITES INTO THE ARAB-EUROPEAN SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION IN XVI-XVIII CENTURIES
05.07.2014 7:06 AM views: 360 comments: 0

Maronites are one of the groups of Catholics of a special kind of Antioch (western Syrian) rite. This confession was called by the name of the monastery Beit Maroun, located near the tomb of St. Maro (d. 433), or according to another version, called after ...

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ON THE ATTITUDE OF RADICAL ISLAMISM TO GLOBALIZATION: EXPERT OPINION
28.06.2014 4:59 AM views: 333 comments: 0

   It’s a well-known fact that in the political sense Islamism has become a choice of some Arab people during the “Arab Spring”, for example, in Tunisia, for some time in Egypt. At the same time one can not deny that initially the islamization of Muslim societies is a movement in opposition to the West: peoples of poor Muslim countries realize that they will never join the prosperous states. Islamic radicalization as an extreme form of Islamism is an attack against the “golden billion”, which is the result of globalization. Appeals to religious consciousness, increased religious feelings of Muslims are manifestation of the complex of economic insolvency of the population of poor and underdeveloped Muslim countries.

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THE PRESENCE OF RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH IN THE ARAB WORLD
25.06.2014 1:03 PM views: 410 comments: 0

With the election of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Metropolitan of Smolensk and Kaliningrad Kirill in February 2009 the activity of Russian Orthodox Church (ROC) outside Russia has significantly grown. The revitalization of the ROC abroad occurred due to the following reasons: 1) aspiration of new head of the ROC to strengthen its influence in the world; 2) establish cooperation of Russian Orthodox Church with government agencies, including the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; 3) growth of the authority of Russia in the international arena, that manifests itself in respect to the ROC by the official authorities; 4) departure for permanent residence abroad of a large number of Russians who begin to experience the need for spiritual communication, including the nourishment of the Church, which requires the construction and opening of new parishes.

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SUDANESE CONFLICT AND THE INTERESTS OF FOREIGN COUNTRIES
08.06.2014 12:07 PM views: 461 comments: 0

Russia, which had an impact on the largest by territory African state, which was Sudan before the secession of South Sudan in 2011, lost its positions in the important, from economic perspective, region of Africa, which became an independent state - The Republic of South Sudan. In this direction Russia faces stiff competition, as the interest in the presence and impact on South Sudan is shown by many influential states.

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REPUBLIC OF YEMEN TOWARDS PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
02.06.2014 1:41 PM views: 425 comments: 0

  The situation in Yemen draws attention, as recently this country became perceived by the world community as a base for international terrorism. Difficult economic situation in the country allows extremists to spread their influence in the widest possible manner. Socio-economic problems of modern Yemen mainly arise from demographic situation. This is the main reason why the Yemeni governments attempts to solve socio-economic problems regardless of who is at the top of the government are brought to naught.

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Why Do They Sponsor Terrorism in Syria
31.05.2014 3:28 AM views: 337 comments: 0

Currently, the Syrian Armed Forces act as aides in the modern to combat terrorist plague: the more they destroy criminals in their territory including having Russian citizenship, the less will be chaos and blood in all countries even relatively peaceful. Killing Russian immigrants in Syria who wanted to play jihad, Syrian soldiers prevent terrorist attacks and in our country as well. It is noteworthy that modern “fighting for the faith” is necessarily accompanied by generous funding of those who “settles down to a course of jihad”. 

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Suicide attack kills seven in Libya
22.12.2013 2:59 PM views: 417 comments: 0
Seven people have been killed at a security checkpoint near Benghazi in the first known suicide bomb attack in Libya since the fall of Col Gaddafi.
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South Sudan key oil state controlled by rebels
21.12.2013 7:44 AM views: 707 comments: 0
Former South Sudan Vice-President Riek Machar has said rebel troops have captured the key oil-producing state of Unity and control much of the country.
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