Russian Church official suggests outlining special protection of churches and clerics in international law

Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin, Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for Church and Society Relations, has suggested introducing amendments in international legislation that would fix special protection of cult buildings and priests as especially exposed to violence and vandalism. Cult buildings?

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