C-14 promise to continue the siege of the Lavra

С-14 обещают продолжить блокаду Лавры

The activists-14 picket the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

Activists claim that the following stocks will be more extensive.

In the organization of C-14 stated that it will continue actions against the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. And Kiev-Pechersk Lavra will be a Central location such shares. This Browser said the coordinator of C14 Markiyan Acinac.

Reportedly, the activists promised to increase the scale of the events.

Answering the question in C14 planning to do after the rally, held in the Abbey on 8 January, he promised:

“Our next action will be more extensive and more prolonged. Perhaps in the format of a blockade or some other interesting creative.”

“Point of force application will only Laurel?” – asked to clarify jornalist. “There may also be other objects, but Laurel – “headquarters,” where they spread their ideas of “Russian world”.

This is a landmark, a symbolic place – during Euromaidan it was there hiding aunts, they kept the weapons. In January 2014 there came a Russian officer Girkin to participate in the “procession,” – said the activist.

Answering a question, as in C14 see solutions to the problems of availability of religious resource of the enemy on the territory of Ukraine, Lacinak said:

“At the state level should be clearly marked: UOC is a branch of the Russian Orthodox Church. You need to call a spade a spade. At the same time it is necessary to work with people, to explain them so they understand what Church they attend”.

At the same time, the activist is convinced: “of Course the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra should be Ukrainian. There must be admitted by all Orthodox denominations, without restrictions. The UOC-MP has no right to monopolize the sanctuary”.

Responding to the remark of the journalist that the UOC-MP may organize in response to such actions “religious processions” and protests, Lacinak said, “Let them protest, they have that right. It is our job information and to highlight those steps that we do to work with the population and explain. Yesterday we were doing”.

Recall, January 8 C14 activists picketed the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. While chatting with them namestnik Lavra made a number of statements. In particular, Metropolitan Pavel said that Crimea “has never been a Ukrainian”, and the UOC-MP is nothing like a ROC.

Earlier, on January 7, several unknown men in the river broke into the Holy Trinity Cathedral of the UOC (MP) and began to shout accusations against priests.