Ukraine wins approval for historic split from Russian church

Credit: Reuters India- Published 1 week ago
Ukraine secured approval on Thursday to establish an independent church in what Kiev says is a vital step against Russian meddling in its affairs, but the Russian clergy fiercely opposes the biggest split in Christianity for a thousand years.

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