SOCHI, February 8. In the Kremlin appreciate the upcoming meeting of the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill and Pope Francis. About it has informed journalists the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
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“It is a mutual step forward and, of course, like everyone else, we hope that this meeting will be held successfully,” – said the representative of the Kremlin. “We highly appreciate the readiness of the two Church leaders to hold such a meeting”, – added Sands.
On Friday it became known that the meeting of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and all Russia Cyril will take place on 12 February in Havana. Cuba will be the first pastoral visit of the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church in Latin America, during which he will also visit Paraguay, Chile and Brazil.
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