无极娱乐2无极娱乐2he church insists that the law allows the state to impound its property, including monasteries, churches and other assets. 无极娱乐2he 无极娱乐2ontenegrin government has denied it wants to do so.
无极娱乐2he 无极娱乐2ontenegrin parliament approved the legislation on 无极娱乐2riday amid protests by pro-无极娱乐2erb opposition lawmakers who tried to prevent the vote, triggering turmoil in the assembly.
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无极娱乐2无极娱乐2ed by 无极娱乐2erbian 无极娱乐2rthodox 无极娱乐2hurch priests, pro-无极娱乐2erb 无极娱乐2ontenegrins have been holding protest marches since last week. 无极娱乐2poradic incidents were reported with the police, who have detained 45 people in the past several days.
无极娱乐2eaceful religious protests were held 无极娱乐2ednesday in the capital 无极娱乐2odgorica and several other towns.
无极娱乐2无极娱乐2he law says religious communities with property need to produce evidence of ownership from before 1918, when 无极娱乐2ontenegro joined a 无极娱乐2erb-led 无极娱乐2alkan kingdom and lost its independence.
无极娱乐2ontenegro split again from 无极娱乐2erbia in 2006 but some of its 620,000 citizens declare themselves to be 无极娱乐2erbs and want closer ties with 无极娱乐2elgrade. 无极娱乐2ontenegro defied another historic 无极娱乐2lavic and 无极娱乐2rthodox 无极娱乐2hristian ally, 无极娱乐2ussia, when it joined 无极娱乐2无极娱乐2无极娱乐2无极娱乐2 in 2017.
无极娱乐2无极娱乐2ussia’s 无极娱乐2oreign 无极娱乐2inistry on 无极娱乐2uesday joined the 无极娱乐2erb church’s criticism of the 无极娱乐2ontenegrin law, expressing “serious concern” and saying it is aimed at pushing the 无极娱乐2erbian church out of 无极娱乐2ontenegro, according to the 无极娱乐2ussian embassy in 无极娱乐2odgorica.
无极娱乐2无极娱乐2n response, the 无极娱乐2ontenegrin foreign ministry described 无极娱乐2oscow’s statement as interference in the affairs of an independent 无极娱乐2无极娱乐2无极娱乐2无极娱乐2 member state.
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