In “Borispol” the priest with the Russian and Ukrainian nationalities, who had previously lived and held Church service on mount Athos, was trying to go through passport control with a Bulgarian passport. This was reported on the website of the SBS.
The priest came flight “Kiev – Istanbul”.
“On the control of the law enforcement officers a traveller has provided the passport of the citizen of Bulgaria, which contained the signs of partial forgery. It was later established that the person is a citizen of Ukraine and has the passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation. By profession he is a clergyman, had previously resided and conducted the Liturgy on mount Athos. A fake passport he needed for a smooth stay in the EU”, – stated in SBS.
As reported, on November 7, the gpsu did not let on the territory of the rector of the Moscow theological Academy Archbishop Vereysky Ambrose (Yermakov). The guards said that he had an errand to one of the Ukrainian law enforcement bodies about the fact that Ambrose may not be admitted to the territory of Ukraine.