Patriarch Kirill’s congratulations to Bashar Assad on his re-election as president of the Syrian Arab Republic

June 2014 His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russian has sent the following congratulatory message to Mr. Bashar Assad: To His Excellency Bashar Assad President of the Syrian Arab Republic Your Excellency, Dear Mr. President: Kindly accept my heartfelt congratulations on your re-election as President of the Syrian Arab Republic. The people of Syria pin their hopes on you ...