Russian Delegation Arrives in Slovenia, Talks Focus on Developing Relations

Ljubljana, 27 July - The head of the external relations department of the Moscow Patriarchate, Metropolitan Kirill, and an accompanying delegation arrived in Slovenia on Friday for a several-day visit during which they will also attend a traditional ceremony to remember Russian prisoners who died while constructing a mountain pass in Slovenia during WWI. Metropolitan Kirill has already been received by Slovene President Milan Kucan, Speaker of Parliament Borut Pahor, Foreign Minister Dimitrij Rupel and Ljubljana Mayoress Viktorija Potocnik.

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