Russia: Pokémon Go Blogger Found Guilty of Inciting Religious Hatred
Priests Bring Comfort To Menacing Kiev Protests
A Russian blogger has been convicted of inciting religious hatred for playing “Pokemon Go” in a church, and given a suspended sentence.
Vladimir Putin Congratulates Russians on Orthodox Christmas
Ukrainian priests are trained to comfort their flock — and these days, those worshippers are often on the barricades.
Jobless Ultra-Orthodox Weigh On Israel's Economy
Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Orthodox Christians and all citizens of Russia who celebrate Christmas.
Ultra-Orthodox Jews, or "Haredim," are a devout tight-knit community who make up 8-10 percent of Israel's 7.7 million population, with eight children per family on average. Many are supported by the state and live well below the poverty line.