Church of Serbia – 12/3/21
His Holiness Porfirije, the Serbian Patriarch, received His Excellency Aleksander Botsan-Harchenko, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Serbia at the Serbian Patriarchate in Belgrade on 11 March 2021.
His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Porfirije and His Excellency Aleksander Botsan-Harchenko during the audience talked about historical and curre nt topics in relations between brotherly nations of Serbia and Russia with a goal to recognize directions of further development and the strengthening of their firm friendly relations.
Patriarch Porfirije thanked Ambassador Botsan-Harchenko for the visit and commitment to the rapprochement of the two fraternal peoples at all levels, while the Ambassador thanked the Patriarch for the warm welcome and dedicated work on establishing interfaith coexistence in peace and love in the Western Balkans
The audience was attended by a member of the Holy Synod of Bishops Bishop David of Krusevac, Deputy Ambassador Andrei Tamyashov and the head of the Office of the Serbian Patriarch Deacon Aleksandar Prascevic, PhD.