The Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church Profitije talked in Belgrade with the American Ambassador Christopher Hill about Kosovo and Ukraine.
„In a friendly conversation, it was emphasized that dialogue and peace are the most important and necessary everywhere, especially in Ukraine. The Patriarch emphasized the importance and role of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SOC) in the Serbian people, both in the country and in the region,“ the SOC Information Service reported.
The statement recalls that Patriarch Porfitije was in Kosovo in the previous days and it is stated that this was the first meeting with Hill since his inauguration as Ambassador in Belgrade.
The reception was attended by a member of the Synod of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Bishop Fotija of Zvornik and Tuzla, the head of the Patriarch’s cabinet, Bishop Sava of Marcana, and the political adviser of the US Embassy, Michael Kelleher.