Posted by: becketfund | January 6, 2010

Further Reading: The Russian Church and State Gaining Ground in Israel

An article published by The Economist examines the reforging of ties between Russia and Israel following the split between the two during the Communist Revolution.  At stake in the reforging of ties are religious property issues, one such example being the Greek Orthodox Church’s ownership of the land upon which the Knesset is built, which, if reclaimed, might entail that the Knesset be relocated.

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