Putin Attends Orthodox Christmas Service at Yuriev Monastery in Veliky Novgorod

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Sputniknews - 7/1/17 Russian President Vladimir Putin is taking part in an Orthodox Christmas service at St. George’s (Yuriev) Monastery in Russia’s Veliky Novgoro VELIKY NOVGOROD (Sputnik) – The midnight mass was held at the monastery’s Spassky Cathedral. After the service, Putin went to see the St. George's Cathedral of the Yuriev Monastery. The Russian leader usually celebrates ...