Currently, there are over 100 political prisoners from Ukraine being held in Russia or occupied Crimea, while at least another 150 are being held by Russian proxies in Donbas.
23:45, 04 March 2021
The diplomats reaffirm their support for the ability of Ukrainians to worship as they choose, without external influence.
14:00, 06 January 2021
In early 2019, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew granted the Ukrainian Orthodox Church a tomos of autocephaly.
11:30, 04 January 2021
His Holiness Patriarch is undergoing treatment at a hospital.
18:54, 04 September 2020
Over 90 administrative cases against religious organizations in Crimea have been documented.
23:56, 05 August 2020
Epifaniy and Sviatoslav call on parishioners to "pray online".
13:20, 17 April 2020
People are offered to join in the prayer through remote communication channels.
21:20, 24 March 2020
An additional 8.2 percent said they belong to the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church.
17:50, 04 February 2020
Metropolitan Epifaniy: OCU's autocephaly to be recognized by other churches despite pressure from RussiaEpifaniy says the Russian Orthodox Church is doing everything to prevent other churches from recognizing the independent status of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine.
17:50, 03 February 2020
The top diplomat recalled that Russian aggression in Ukraine had led to the "senseless" loss of thousands of lives in Donbas.
20:15, 31 January 2020
The metropolitan added there were few priests who remained in the occupied part of Donbas.
17:20, 05 January 2020
According to Epifaniy, several more parishes are expected to join the newly created Orthodox Church of Ukraine in 2020.
19:35, 15 December 2019
Metropolitan Epifaniy says Filaret remains an OCU bishop.
22:30, 05 December 2019
He says this is the violation of the right to freedom of conscience and religion.
11:03, 19 November 2019
Metropolitan Epifaniy hopes Washington will continue its unwavering support of Ukraine's sovereignty.
23:10, 23 October 2019
Russian clerics attempted to exert pressure on the Greeks toward non-recognition of the independent Ukrainian church.
22:30, 14 October 2019
The establishment of full Eucharistic unity and official relations between the Local Churches of Greece and Ukraine is a new page that will forever be bound in our history and in our hearts, Epifaniy said.
18:10, 12 October 2019
UN Human Rights Committee again demands that Russia roll back eviction of Ukrainian church from temple in occupied SimferopolAccording to the ruling of the Russia-controlled court, OCU clerics must vacate the premises before September 23.
23:40, 20 September 2019
The relevant report was published on the official website of the Hellenic Orthodox Church.
16:40, 28 August 2019