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  3/19/2014, Adar Bet 17, 5774

Chechen President to Dedicate Mosque in Israel

President Ramzan Akhmadovich Kadyrov of the Chechen Republic is scheduled to visit Israel on Sunday. He will hold a press conference in Jerusalem and also dedicate a large mosque in Abu Ghosh. Chechnya, located near Russia, has a predominantly Muslim population. The mostly Christian-Arab city of Abu Ghosh, located near Jerusalem, has enjoyed a relatively peaceful relationship with its neighbors.