Savisaar: Lasnamäe Orthodox Church Will Be Ready By Deadline

27/6/2012 Estonia Upon returning from a three-day official visit to Moscow today, Tallinn Mayor Edgar Savisaar said that the construction of the Orthodox Church in the city's Lasnamäe district will be completed by the planned 2013 deadline. According to Savisaar, during his stay in Moscow, he met with heads of the Andrei Pervozvannoi Fund, which supports the ...

Church cross blessing turns into a support rally for Edgar Savisaar

21.02.2011 Thousands of mainly Russian-speaking people gathered on Saturday to witness the blessing of the cross of the new Russian Orthodox Church in Lasnamäe in Tallinn, writes Äripäev. In spite of cold weather, whole families arrived to see, touch or even kiss the cross and listen to mayor of Tallinn and Center Party chairman Edgar Savisaar and ...