Monday, May 2, 2011

Arsonists Attack Ancient Circassian Church

Arsonists have attempted to burn the ancient Church of St. George near the village of Kosta Khetagurovo in Karachayevo-Cherkessia in southern Russia. Fortunately there was no significant structural damage to the stone church, a remnant of an era in the region's past when it was largely Orthodox Christian (prior to the area's conversion to Islam). More here.

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