Protestant leader wants to de-escalate tensions with Kremlin

05-05-2021

Eastern Europe

CNE.news

Vitaly Vlasenko. Photo RD, Evert van Vlastuin

The newly appointed secretary-general of the Russian Evangelical Alliance (REA), Vitaly Vlasenko, believes in the de-escalation of conflicts with both the government and other churches. This writes the Russian American journalist William Yoder on his web site.