Patriarch Kirill meets penguins in Antarctic

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The head of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill strolled alongside penguins on the shores of the South Pole on Thursday.

Patriarch Kirill has come to the Antarctic to visit the only permanent church in the South Pole and to talk with scientists at a Russian polar station.

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