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on September 28, 2016 in World News

Russian Orthodox Patriarch Signs Petition Urging Putin to Ban Abortion

by Breitbart London Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill on Tuesday signed a petition calling for a legal ban on abortion, the Church said in a statement. The Patriarch met anti-abortion campaigners and signed a petition to be handed to President Vladimir Putin urging a ban on abortions. The Patriach’s signing of the petition apparently represents a hardening of the Church’s position as it has previously only called for a ban on state-provided abortions without a medical necessity. The Church said in its statement that the wording of the petition, which calls for “the end of legal murder of children before...

by Breitbart London Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill on Tuesday signed a petition calling for a legal ban on abortion, the Church said in a statement. The Patriarch met anti-abortion campaigners and signed a petition to be handed to President...

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