TITLE

A pecking order for religions

AUTHOR(S)
Caryl, Christian; English, Carey W.
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/06/97, Vol. 123 Issue 13, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the law supporting traditional religions in Russia. Claims of discrimination by many Protestant and Catholic groups; Support for the Russian Orthodox Church.
ACCESSION #
9710025356

 

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