German Police, Media Slam Fake Breitbart Story about Migrant Mob Burning Church

Sputniknews - 8/1/17 German police and local newspapers are scratching their heads over a Breitbart story about a mob setting a church alight in their town that bears no resemblance to reality. On January 3, Breitbart reported that "Germany's oldest church" had been set ablaze by a thousand-strong group of men chanting "Allahu akbar," citing the local ...

Bishop Angaelos attends Freedom of Religion or Belief High Level Conference in Berlin Opened by German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Coptic Orthodox Church UK - Media and Communications Office - 15/9/16 The Second International Parliamentarians’ Conference, organised by the German CDU/CSU party, took place from 12-13 September 2016 in Berlin, and brought together over 100 members of parliament from 60 countries to discuss the advancement of Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) around the world. The Parliamentarians’ ...

ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH IN UKRAINE’S GORLOVKA DAMAGED IN SHELLINGS

TASS- July 2016 The Church of Holy Theotokos of Iveron under construction has come under shellings in Gorlovka, the Russian Orthodox Church said on Tuesday. "Three shells were fired at the territory of the Church of Holy Theotokos of Iveron located in the center of the Nikotovka residential area that came under shellings. One of the shells ...

City’s Burqini Ban Sparks German Debate on Repealing Religious Freedom Law

www.sputniknews.com - June 2016 The mayor of Regensburg announced a ban of the full-body swimsuit preferred by some conservative Muslim women, causing fierce debate on both sides of the aisle on religious freedom. On Thursday, a public indoor swimming pool near the German city of Regensburg banned the wearing of burqini, a swimsuit that many conservative Muslim women wear for the sake ...