Foreign ambassadors

03.02.2017 19:12

DECR chairman meets with Turkish ambassador to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Turkish ambassador to Russia On February 3, 2017, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met at the DECR with Turkish Ambassador to Russia Huseyin Lazip Dirioz.
03.02.2017 18:49

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Great Britain’s ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Great Britain’s ambassador to Russia On February 3, 2017, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR) met at the DECR with the British ambassador to Russia Laurie Bristow.
03.02.2017 17:31

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with US ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with US ambassador to Russia During the meeting, which was held in a constructive atmosphere, the sides discussed various matters of mutual concern.
15.12.2016 16:57

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Columbia to the Russian Federation

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Columbia to the Russian Federation Metropolitan Hilarion warmly greeted the guest at the Synodal institution in charge of the relations of the Russian Orthodox Church with the world.
30.11.2016 20:34

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Chilean ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Chilean ambassador to Russia On November 30, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with Chile’s Ambassador to Russia Juan Eduardo Eguiguren, who is completing his diplomatic mission in Moscow, at the DECR. Taking part in the meeting was also Miguel Palacio, DECR secretariat for…
30.11.2016 18:25

DECR chairman meets with Bulgarian ambassador to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Bulgarian ambassador to Russia On November 30, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate department for external church relations (DECR), met with Bulgaria’s Ambassador to Russia Boiko Kocev, at the DECR.
30.11.2016 18:05

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with newly-appointed Ambassador of Poland to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with newly-appointed Ambassador of Poland to Russia On 30 November 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with H.E. Włodzimierz Marciniak, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Poland to the Russian Federation.
30.11.2016 12:43

Metropolitan Hilarion signs condolence book at Cuba’s Embassy

Metropolitan Hilarion signs condolence book at Cuba’s Embassy On 30 November 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, visited the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba in Moscow and met with Ambassador Emilio Losada Garcia to express condolences over the death of Fidel Castro Ruz.
15.11.2016 13:07

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Germany’s ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Germany’s ambassador to Russia On November 15, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with Germany’s Ambassador to Russia Baron Rüdiger von Fritsch-Seerhausen, at the DECR.
04.11.2016 18:03

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with France’s ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with France’s ambassador to Russia On November 4, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with France’s Ambassador Jean-Maurice Ripert.
02.11.2016 11:11

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with newly-appointed Luxembourg’s Ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with newly-appointed Luxembourg’s Ambassador to Russia On 1 November 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with H.E. Mr. Jean-Claude Knebeler, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg to the Russian Federation.
11.10.2016 18:10

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Great Britain’s ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Great Britain’s ambassador to Russia On October 11, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with Great Britain’s ambassador to Russia Dr. Laurie Bristow.
30.09.2016 12:59

DECR chairman meets with Greece’s new ambassador to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Greece’s new ambassador to Russia On September 30, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with Greece’s new ambassador to Russia Andreas Friganas.
23.09.2016 16:48

DECR chairman meets with Croatia’s charge d’affaires ad interim to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Croatia’s charge d’affaires ad interim to Russia On 23 September 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with Mr. Philip Vučak, Croatia’s charge d'affaires ad interim to Russia. They were joined in the meeting by archpriest Sergy Zvonarev, DECR Secretary for Far-Abroad Countries.
29.08.2016 19:06

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with Ambassador of Democratic Republic of the Congo in Moscow

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill meets with Ambassador of Democratic Republic of the Congo in Moscow On 29 August 2016, at the Patriarchal residence in St Daniel’s Monastery, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with His Excellency Mr. Valentin Nkuman Tavun Matungul, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Moscow.
29.08.2016 14:46

Patriarch Kirill meets with US ambassador in Russia

Patriarch Kirill meets with US ambassador in Russia They were joined in their talk by Mr. Anthony Godfrey, minister-counselor for political affairs, and Mr. David Horn, second secretary of the US Embassy.
24.08.2016 18:14

Patriarch Kirill meets with Japanese ambassador to Russia

Patriarch Kirill meets with Japanese ambassador to Russia On August 24, 2016, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia met with the Japanese Ambassador to Russia Mr. Toyohisa Kozuki, at the Patriarchal and Synodal Residence in the St. Daniel Monastery.
13.07.2016 18:29

Serbian ambassador visits Department for External Church Relations

Serbian ambassador visits Department for External Church Relations On July 13, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with the Serbian Ambassador to Russia S. Terzic.
07.07.2016 17:08

DECR chairman meets with Macedonia’s ambassador to Russia

DECR chairman meets with Macedonia’s ambassador to Russia On July 7, 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations (DECR), met with Macedonia’s ambassador to Russia Goce Karajanov.
12.04.2016 7:00

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with U.S. Ambassador to Russia

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk meets with U.S. Ambassador to Russia On 11 April 2016, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate’s Department for External Church Relations, met with Mr. John F. Tefft, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Russian Federation.
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