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MOSCOW | Orthodox Christians observe Easter with candles, prayers

MOSCOW | April 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Orthodox Christian believers are observing Easter, a week later than the religious holiday was celebrated this year by Western churches. In Russia, about 4.3 million people took part in an Orthodox Easter event, the Interior Ministry said Sunday. President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev attended Easter services … Continue reading MOSCOW | Orthodox Christians observe Easter with candles, prayers