Document SBU opened a case against the Odessa city hall for the financing of the Moscow Patriarchate

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The security service of Ukraine is investigating the allocation of the Odessa city Council means the Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. The production opened on charges of financing separatism. Reported about it in Facebook the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Vitaliy kupriy.

“The SBU opened criminal proceedings for the support of the Odessa city Council of the Moscow Patriarchate. Just received from the Chairman of SBU Vasily Gritsak a letter in which he announced the opening of criminal proceedings on my application according to article 110-2 of the criminal code “Financing of acts committed with the purpose of violent change or overthrow the constitutional order or seizure of state power, changes of borders of the territory or state border of Ukraine”, – the Deputy wrote.

In 2016, the Deputy of the Odessa city Council Anna Pozdnyakov has revealed covert funding of the Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral of the UOC-MP in the amount of UAH 2.2 million per year. The money was supposedly for the maintenance of the monument. The MP said that the attitude to the Moscow Patriarchate brings discord in a religious environment, and in General is not clear on what grounds the city Council can Fund the establishment, which is not public.

Couprie, expressed hope that the investigation into the financing of the Moscow Church will be stopped and the perpetrators will be brought to justice.