TENS OF THOUSANDS OF CHRISTIANS REMAIN IN ALEPPO WITH RUSSIA’S HELP—PATRIARCH JOHN X

Pravoslavie.ru - 11/2/17 “I visited Aleppo. Of the approximately four million people in the city, about thirty-five thousand Christians remain, including Orthodox,” said Patriarch John X of Antioch at a recent meeting with Russian parliamentarians. “The help given by Russia allows people to remain in the country,” said the primate, as Interfax-Religion reports. The continued presence of ...

REPRESENTATIVE OF PATRIARCH OF MOSCOW AND ALL RUSSIA VISITS SYRIA WITH RUSSIAN DELEGATION

27/10/15 A prayer at the Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church in Syria for peace in this longsuffering land marked the beginning of a visit of a delegation of the Russian parliamentarians and representatives of the Military Brotherhood Veterans Organization to Syria. The delegation included Mr. Sergei Gavrilov, coordinator of the Inter-Faction Deputy Group for Protecting Christian ...