Today Mr. Ivan Savvidis, MP in Russia Duma had a meeting with the Ecumenical Patriarch His All Holiness Bartholomew. Mr Savvidis visited the Mother Church of Orthodox Christianity in Constantinople.
The Ecumenical Patriarch congratulated him on his dedication to the Orthodox Church and especially to the Ecumenical Patriarchate.
The MP also made reference with deep emotion to his ancestors who were always dedicated to the Ecumenical Patriarchate and Constantinople.
In the meeting, Metropolite of Austria Michail was also present, Metropolite of France Emmanouil and also Mr. Kyriakos Iordanidis from the Greek Community of Georgia.