Moscow. April 24. INTERFAX – a Fire occurred on the territory of the chapel opposite the railway station in Arkhangelsk.
“Initially it was assumed that the fire occurred in the electrical reason, but after a survey of fire experts came to the conclusion that with a high probability of arson. The site found evidence, carried out the necessary research and operational-investigative activities”, – the press service of EMERCOM in the Arkhangelsk region.
Firemen managed to liquidate ignition in less than five minutes.
“This chapel was built in 2006 but she has several years did not act. Has been closed ever since, as was built next to the permanent temple. The chapel was removed from the balance, it was a temporary structure. We were going to move”, – said the monk Capito (Zasypkin), assistant to the Metropolitan of Arkhangelsk and Kholmogory Daniel.
The diocese plans to dismantle the chapel.