01 February

On the meeting with students of the Dagestan Islamic Sheikh Muhammad Arif University

On 1 February 2019 six students of Dagestan Islamic Sheikh Muhammad Arif University studying in the Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) were received by Ambassador of Russia to Brunei Darussalam Mr. Vladlen Semivolos. Director of the International and Public Relations Centre of UNISSA Haji Sammali bin Haji Adam and the professors teaching Russian students also attended the meeting.

The students arrived to Brunei at the beginning of 2019 to study in UNISSA within the framework of the Memorandum on Cooperation between Dagestan Islamic Sheikh Muhammad Arif University and the Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali signed in April 2018.

In his welcoming remarks Ambassador underscored that Russia views the cooperation between the Muslim communities of two countries as one of the milestones in the development ofbilateral ties with Brunei.

Replying to the questions from the press, the students emphasized that they were impressed by the warm welcome they received in Brunei and that they wanted to leave behind good memories of their stay here.