( the continuing octopus reach of the Putin government, to take ROCOR properties around the world)
-In Jerusalem: The Russian Federation Wants to Take the St. Alexander Nevsky Church and Alexander Farmstead
The Russian government intends to get their hands on the archaeological and architectural complex in the capital of Israel.
Russian President Administration tasked to undertake the necessary legal procedures for the registration of rights in the Russian Compound Alexandrov and Alexander Nevsky Church, located in Jerusalem.
The corresponding decree was signed on June 11, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The document was published on Tuesday on the official web portal of legal information.
"Office of the President of the Russian Federation to carry out activities related to the fulfillment of the necessary legal actions for registration of the Russian Federation on the said immovable property", - stated in the disposal of the government.
Aleksandrovskoe farmstead is located in the Old City of Jerusalem in the immediate vicinity of the Holy Sepulchre. Compound is an archaeological and architectural complex, which includes threshold Judgment Gate, houses the Church of St. Alexander Nevsky, fragments of the archaeological site, the museum and other attractions. The complex was built by the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society in 1896.