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Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople

The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople agrees to recognize the autocephaly of the Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate, a move welcomed by Ukrainian leaders and denounced as "catastrophic" by the Russian Orthodox Church.

The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople has agreed to recognize the independence of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, a move immediately hailed by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko but slammed as "catastrophic" by Moscow.

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