In Odessa region unknown ransacked the temple

В Одесской области неизвестные устроили погром в храме

In the Odessa region destroyed and looted the temple

The attackers also stole all the donations of parishioners.

In the Black sea in Odessa region on the night of January 10, unknown robbed and destroyed the Holy virgin Church of the UOC (MP). About it reported in a press-service of the Odessa diocese.

It is noted that the attackers entered through a door located on the back side of the building.

“In search of valuables, the criminals broke into all clubs for donations of parishioners and, perhaps, seeing that there are no expected them sums of money, anger began to destroy everything in the temple and the altar. In particular, the altar broke the door and leaving, filled the room with powder from fire extinguishers inside the Church,” – said in the message.

On a scene it was caused it is investigative-operational group of the black sea police Department, which conducts investigations.

Also in the diocese added that 2017 was committed 19 robberies temples located in the Odessa area, but the perpetrators were not found and not punished.



Previously, the radicals blocked the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra in Kiev.

And in the river staged a protest in the temple of the UOC (MP).