11/06 11:03
 

President Atambaev to take part in opening a mosque "Sulayman" in Osh

Osh, June 11 / Kabar /. President Almazbek Atambaev within his working visit to Osh oblast will take part in opening ceremony of the mosque "Sulayman" in Osh city.

The two-story mosque "Sulaiman-Too" is the largest mosque in Kyrgyzstan. Its capacity is about 5 thousand people and together with courtyard it can place about 20 thousand worshipers.

Construction of the mosque began in 2008. After the ethnic clashes in June 2010 the construction works were suspended. The estimated cost of construction is 1 million 200 thousand dollars. Half of the money has been collected due to the World Youth Organization, which organized a marathon in the republic, the other part of the money was donated by private individuals from Saudi Arabia.
 

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