LOL.Following your reasoning, than the Ukranian people also deserve a leadership that is free from the Russian influence. That is precisely why the EP is allowing them too govern there own flock.
No, it is not. The Ucrainicans and misguided Ukrainians of good will would like to think so, but they are being used as useful idiots for Phanariot ultramarism.
The Orthodox deserve leadership that is free from Phanariot arrogated "authority."