Atheist Greek PM Tsipras Holds ‘Tense Meeting’ With Russian Orthodox Leader; Patriarch Kirill Tells Him Only ‘Spiritual Base’ Brings Social Justice

The openly atheist Prime Minister of Greece, Alexis Tsipras, held on Thursday a “tense meeting” with Patriarch Kirill, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church. Kirill told Tsipras that only a “spiritual base” can bring social justice to a nation.