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Jun 19, 2016
Russian Orthodox Church stays away from historic church leaders meetThe gathering of leaders of Orthodx churches across the world, due to start on Sunday, has been 55 years in preparation
Feb 12, 2016
In his meeting with Pope Francis, Orthodox Church Patriarch to assert Russia's roleWhen Patriarch Kirill meets Pope Francis this week, the historic event will allow the head of the Russian Orthodox Church to assert Russia's leading role in the Eastern Christian world. It may also allow Kirill, a skillful political player with close ties to President Vladimir Putin, to open a new avenue of communication for the Kremlin as it tries to escape Western isolation.
Feb 12, 2016
1000 years of estrangement: Pope to spend two historic hours with Russian patriarchPope Francis heads to Cuba today looking to heal a 1,000-year-old rift in Christianity before embarking on a tour of Mexico dominated by modern day problems of drug-related violence and migration. The Argentinian pontiff is due to spend around two hours in private conversation with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill at Havana's Jose Marti airport.
Feb 11, 2016
Pope Francis to visit Mexico: Here are five things you need to knowPope Francis travels to Mexico on Friday for a weeklong tour of some of the most violent, poverty-stricken and peripheral places in the Americas.
Jul 16, 2013
Pussy Riot takes aim at Russia's oil industry in new videoThe Pussy Riot punk band took aim at President Vladimir Putin and how he runs Russia's oil industry on Tuesday in its first video for almost a year.