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A Russian Orthodox priest who took part in services for Navalny is suspended by the patriarch

Apr. 24, 2024 13:18 PM EDT

The patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Chuch has suspended a priest who participated in services for the late opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Dmitry Safronov took part in Navalny's funeral as well as presiding at the commemoration on March 26, the 40th day after his death — an...