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Radicals near Rada demand the adoption of antichurch bill (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Radicals near Rada demand the adoption of antichurch bill (PHOTO, VIDEO)

On January 16, at about 9:30, a protest action “Stop Revanche” began near the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. According to the UOJ correspondent, the protesters demand, among other things, the adoption of antichurch bills. At the same time the law enforcers who provide public order outnumbe...

Politics - 16.01.2018     1

Expert: “pandemonium” of media around UOC hides hot-button issues at Parliament

Expert: “pandemonium” of media around UOC hides hot-button issues at Parliament

Heating up by the media and authorities of the tension around the UOC on the eve of a new plenary week in the Verkhovna Rada plays the role of a distracting maneuver from the troublesome draft laws, such as the law on Donbass de-occupation. This opinion was expressed by political expert Al...

Events - 16.01.2018     1

Radicals announce an antichurch march to Rada in Kiev

Radicals announce an antichurch march to Rada in Kiev

On January radical organizations such as S14 (Sich) and “Vilni Liudy” (Free People) are going to hold a march “Stop Revanche”, demanding that the President and Verkhovna Rada “sort out the issue of the Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate, reports ”5 channel”.

Events - 15.01.2018     15

UOС spokesman: there are political set-ups behind scandals around the Church

UOС spokesman: there are political set-ups behind scandals around the Church

The Deputy Chairman of the Department for External Church Relations of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Protopriest Nikolai Danilevich, spoke about political and spiritual reasons for the attacks on the canonical Church in an interview with RIA Novosti Ukraine.

Pressing Issue - 15.01.2018     9

Criminal case against UOC eparchy is violation of the Constitution, – expert

Criminal case against UOC eparchy is violation of the Constitution, – expert

The accusation of UOC representatives of inciting religious hatred and enmity contradicts the Constitution and common sense, commented the chairman of the board of the Institute of Ukrainian Politics Kost Bondarenko to the UOJ.

Pressing Issue - 13.01.2018     16

Metropolitan of Zaporozhye thanks for the beginning of investigation into the case of the eparchy

Metropolitan of Zaporozhye thanks for the beginning of investigation into the case of the eparchy

Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye (Kovalenko) commented on the situation with the initiation of a criminal case against the Zaporozhye eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Representatives of the UOC are accused of actions aimed at inciting religious enmity and hatred. The official ...

Events - 13.01.2018     76

A case started against Zaporozhye eparchy of the UOC for non-recognition of schismatic sacraments

A case started against Zaporozhye eparchy of the UOC for non-recognition of schismatic sacraments

On January 11, the prosecutor's office of Zaporozhye region opened a criminal case against the local eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Representatives of the UOC are accused of actions aimed at inciting religious enmity and hatred. This was reported by the press-service of the pros...

Events - 12.01.2018     88

Activists from S14 launch protest actions against UOC in Lutsk

Activists from S14 launch protest actions against UOC in Lutsk

Head of the press-service of Volyn eparchy of the UOC Protopriest Oleg Tochinsky reports that activists from S14 and “National Alliance” arranged protest actions at the temples of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Lutsk. It was written by father Oleg on his Facebook page.

Faith Protection - 12.01.2018     19

Political expert: President is responsible for his favoring only one confession

Political expert: President is responsible for his favoring only one confession

Chairman of the Board of the Institute for Ukrainian Politics Kost Bondarenko believes that the top leadership of the state and law enforcement agencies may have a hand in the blocking of the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra and the agiotage around the refusal of the UOC priest to perform a burial serv...

Politics - 12.01.2018     17

Before the elections, attacks on the UOC will only intensify, – political expert

Before the elections, attacks on the UOC will only intensify, – political expert

On the eve of the election, attacks on the UOC will only intensify: politicians are deliberately trying to create a very dangerous religious conflict within the country. This was said by the director of the Institute for Analysis and Policy Management Ruslan Bortnik, writes RIA Novosti Ukr...

Antifake - 11.01.2018     20