Church official warns that local officials may still block the transfer of confiscated property
President Vladmir Putin sends congratulations to Syrian President Bashar Assad on breach of blockade
Recall the thousands who were persecuted, as well as big names like Solzhenitsyn, official says.
Ruling forces group to liquidate 395 meeting halls
"The presence of Catholics is not a recently implanted reality that took advantage of the fall of Communism," says Claretian priest José Mariá Vegas.
Senator Viktor Ozerov is "nearly 100 percent" certain that earlier attack killed ISIS leader
Country's supreme court sides with justice ministry request.
Members found themselves on the country's anti-terrorist watch list.
Demre attracts small bands of Orthodox pilgrims, while Muslim residents keep memory of the "wonder worker" alive
"The Americans and their allies... have always defended and supported the terrorists under the false pretext of 'democracy.'"