Putin hopes that the Russian Orthodox Church participates in Syria’s reconstruction


December 2, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos

MOSCOW, Russia – Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed his hope that the Russian Orthodox Church will participate in the post-war reconstruction of Syria.  

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“I do hope that the Russian Orthodox Church, with reliance on its authority in the world, will be able to promote concerted action by the international community for the sake of Syria’s revival, for providing humanitarian assistance to its citizens and for restoring its ruined cultural and spiritual centers,” Putin said.

It was not elaborated on how the Russian Orthodox Church could further help the reconstruction phase of Syria once terrorist forces are defeated.

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