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Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Kazakhstan Elects New Grand Mufti
Tengri News yesterday reported that a new Grand Mufti of Kazakhstan has been elected unanimously by the participants of the 7th Kurultai of Kazakhstan Muslims. The new Grand Mufti is 40-year old Yerzhan Mayamerov. Since 2011 he has served as imam of the Semei region. Two new first deputies to the Grand Mufti were also appointed.