5 March 2010
KYIV â€“ On February 5, 2010, Ambassador Plenipotentiary
of the USA in Ukraine, John Tefft, met with the head of the Ukrainian
Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate, Patriarch Filaret, in the
patriarchâ€™s residence. According to the press
service of the Kyivan Patriarchate, the parties exchanged thoughts
about the religious situation in Ukraine.
The head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate
informed the guest about the status and prospects of the dialogue
between the branches of Orthodoxy in Ukraine and expressed hope that the
problem will be solved in the spirit of the Christian love.