A court in Grasse in the south of France recognized Russia as the owner of the Church of St. Michael the Archangel in Cannes. This is reported by TASS with reference to the Russian Embassy in Paris. & Nbsp;
The diplomatic mission noted that the historical belonging of the Russian temple was confirmed following the results of many years of legal proceedings that lasted since 2014. Embassy representatives believe that this decision is a natural result of the “ coordinated work of the interested Russian departments and a professional team of lawyers. '' The diplomats hope that in the near future it will be possible to begin the restoration of the dilapidated church building. Russian spirituality and culture, not only on the Cote d'Azur, but throughout France.
Earlier, the Izhevsk diocese told about the reasons for the closure of the temple in Udmurtia. More details – in the material of AiF.ru.