TITLE

Patriarch headquarters attacked in Istanbul

AUTHOR(S)
R.N.S.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;10/16/96, Vol. 113 Issue 29, p961
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on grenade attack on the compound of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomeos I, pre-eminent leader of Eastern Orthodox Christians worldwide in Istanbul, Pakistan on September 30, 1996. Claim of responsibility for the attack by the outlawed Islamic Great East Raiders Front group; Spiritual leadership provided by the ecumenical patriarch to Orthodox Christians from his Istanbul headquarters.
ACCESSION #
9610314705

 

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