2018-07-28 12:56:00

Poroshenko joins schismatics' procession marking 1030th anniversary of Christianization of Rus in Kiev

Kiev/Moscow, July 28, Interfax - Parishioners of the self-proclaimed Kiev Patriarchate have started a religious procession celebrating the 1030th anniversary of the Christianization of Rus in the center of Kiev on Saturday.

Head of the "Kiev Patriarchate" Filaret Denisenko, Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko and his wife Marina, and government members are participating in the procession among others.

The column is led by schismatic clerics carrying gonfalons and icons.