An NGO’s attack against freedom of expression and presence of Orthodox Christianity in public sphere of Serbia

January 26, 2015. The Movement for Enlightened Society NGO has declared that the marking of St.Sava’s Day as the patron saint day of schools “violates the principle of secularity” in Serbia, reports news agency b92. St.Sava, who was born in 1175, is the patron saint of schools and students and his death on January 27 is officially marked as St. […]

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Arson attack on an Orthodox church in Kiev

January 21, 2015. An attempt to set fire in the church dedicated to the icon of Mother of God called “Joy of All Who Sorrow” of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarcate) took place in the National historical memorial reserve “Babi Yar” in Shevchenko district of Kiev, as reports UNIAN-Religion.

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A criminal case for spreading extremist materials on Orthodox Christianity in the Internet has been sent to a Court of Izhevsk

January 15, 2015. The public prosecutor of Oktyabrsky District Court of Izhevsk (Russia) confirmed the indictment and sent to the court a criminal case against 23-year-old Timur Shoev for committing a crime defined by the Criminal Code of Russian Federation in the article 282 part 1 (Actions aimed at abasement of human dignity of individuals by reason of their attitude […]

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