Rabat - Russian President, Vladimir Putin opened on Wednesday in Moscow what is now considered one of the largest mosques in the Europe.

People listen to Russian President Vladimir Putin as he delivers a speech at a ceremony to open the Moscow Grand Mosque in Moscow, Russia, September 23, 2015. The new mosque, which was erected on the site of the city's original mosque built in 1904 and which has been under reconstruction since 2005, will be able to accommodate up to 10,000 people simultaneously, according to local media. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev