Serbian Patriarch Porfirije received a Syrian diplomat

His Holiness Porfirije, Serbian Patriarch, received Dr. Ammar Awad,  Head of Mission and Plenipotentiary Minister at the Embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic in Belgrade, at the Patriarchal Palace in Belgrade, on 9 November 2021.

Patriarch Porfirije praised the traditionally friendly relations between the Serbian and Syrian people, which is especially reflected in the fraternal cooperation between the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Patriarchate of Antioch, which was crowned by mutual historical visits of Patriarch John of Antioch and All the East and Serbian Patriarch Irinej.

The audience was attended by His Grace Bishop Sava of Marca, head of the Office of the Serbian Patriarch, and Archimandrite Procopios Tayar from the Patriarchate of Antioch.