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King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia met today with Pope Francis, their first meeting as the newly crowned monarchs of Spain. The Holy Father received the king and queen at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. Prior to resigning from the throne, the former King of Spain, Juan Carlos I, met with the Pope in April. During tha...read more
Articles from section "Ambassadors and World Leaders"
The president of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, visited Francis today at the Vatican. He subsequently met with Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, secretary for …read more
Today Pope Francis received the Letters of Credence of Denis Fontes de Souza Pinto, the new ambassador of Brazil to the Holy See. They spent 20 minutes in conversation during which the …read more
Yingluck Shinawatra visited Pope Francis today in the Vatican. The prime minister of Thailand went on to meet with the Pope's secretary of state, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, who was …read more
Bolivia's ambassador to the Holy See says last week's meeting between Evo Morales and Pope Francis should pave the way to improved relations between Bolivia and the Vatican. Carlos de la Riva …read more
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met with Archbishop Vincent Nichols today in London to discuss the urgent need for progress on the peace process and the importance of the continuing …read more