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ITAR-TASS: Cyril and Methodius were Greeks

ITAR-TASS: Cyril and Methodius were Greeks

The monument in Kiev MOSCOW July 28 (Itar-Tass) – Russia is marking for the first time in its history the Day of Baptizing of Kievan Rus – a new ‘commemorative date’ that has been established to commemorate the Grand Duke Vladimir, who adopted Eastern Orthodox Christianity as the official religion of the early medieval duchy of Rus. “The establishing of […]

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