Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin met with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
“You tirelessly care about strengthening traditional spiritual and moral values, affirm the ideals of mercy, compassion and love for your neighbor, direct your efforts to enlightenment and charity. Under your leadership, relics are being restored and churches are being built – this is very valuable for people and arouses the most sincere respect, ”Mikhail Mishustin noted, addressing Patriarch Kirill.
The Prime Minister congratulated His Holiness on his 75th birthday and wished him good health.
“Thank you for the selfless work that you are doing for the good of Russia,” said Mikhail Mishustin.
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