U.S. Secretary of state and the head of the DNC was concerned about the abuses by the occupiers in respect of freedom of religion in Russia-occupied Crimea and ALDO.
The Secretary of state of the United States of America Mike Pompeo and the Primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine, Metropolitan of Kiev and all Ukraine Epiphanius expressed hope for a diplomatic solution to Russia provoked the conflict in the Donbas.
This is stated in statement by the press Secretary of the U.S. Department of state Morgan Ortagus following the meeting Pompeo with Epiphany.
“The Secretary of state Pompeo congratulated the Metropolitan Epiphanios on receipt of his award of the Athenagoras human rights to protect them from all Ukrainians to freely practice their religion in accordance with their beliefs without outside interference,” – said in the message.
They also expressed concern about the abuses by the occupiers in respect of freedom of religion in Russia-occupied Crimea and Russian-controlled areas of Donbass.
“They expressed their hopes for a diplomatic solution to Russia provoked the conflict in the East of Ukraine, which is now in its sixth year, stressing the need for healing the wounds of war and strengthen the unity”, – said the press service of the US state Department.