The UN has spoken out for religious freedom in connection with the initiatives Happy

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in photobacteria the UN in new York. Archival photoThe UN has spoken out for religious freedom in connection with the initiatives Happy© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

The UN has made in support of religious freedom in connection with the initiatives are Pleased that threaten the activities of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. But the bills in the Secretariat of the Secretary General did not comment.

«We try not to comment on the bills,» — said on Thursday the official representative of the UN Secretary General Stefan Dyuzharrik. «Of course, we fundamentally support freedom of religion people, but we will not comment on the details of the projects,» he said.

On Thursday Rada planned to consider two resonant draft law on the status of religious organizations. The first bill suggests that religious organizations, senior centers are in the state recognized Ukraine «aggressor country» will be able to appoint metropolitans and bishops only in agreement with the authorities. The second bill proposes to grant the right to the parishioners to change the jurisdiction of the religious communities which operate both in Ukraine and abroad. In the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) I think these laws are repressive and fear that they will legitimize the seizure of the temples.

Earlier, the Kremlin called unacceptable any actions that violate the interests of the Russian Orthodox Church in Ukraine. —0-

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