Marrying in Muslim countries (Turkey, UAE, etc)



Russians in Mauritius

I have been living in Mauritius for job purpose for some time. I am surprised to see that local Mauritians have very high proportion of having Russian wives. However, when I try to read about it online, I cannot find any explanation. Can any Russian explain me how come so many Russians are married to Mauritians. By the way, Mauritian is just one country from many countries I have lived so far. I have never seen this trend in other countries I have lived in. Some thing is there which is not reported in media or articles. Or may be I am searching in English, while Mauritians use French for communications.

Thanks for your input.




everything is very simple...
In the days of the Soviet Union (and perhaps after the collapse), many students from Mauritius studied in medical schools (doctors, stomatologists, pharmacists) and married our girls.
This fate could comprehend me, too, but ...