Serbian Orthodox Patriarch Dies

November 15, 2009

The head of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Pavle, has died in Belgrade, the Church has announced.

The patriarch, 95, became leader of the Church in 1990. He was admitted to the city’s military hospital two years ago.

Most of Serbia’s population of seven million people are Orthodox Christians. President Boris Tadic said this was “an irredeemable death” for the nation.

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