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Pope Francis and Haitian President Michael Joseph Martelly today discussed the Church's contributions in Haiti, now four years after the devastating earthquake that destroyed so much of the island nation in 2010. The president was in Rome as the first cardinal ever to be named from Haiti, Bishop Chibly Langlois o...read more
Articles from section "Ambassadors and World Leaders"
Francis today met with leaders from Bulgaria and Macedonia, in Rome for an annual visit to mark the feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius. Vatican Radio reported that the delegation from Bulgaria …read more
Benedict XVI received Guatemalan President Otto Pérez on Saturday for a 25-minute meeting that will be one of the last encounters between Benedict XVI and a world leader. The president, who …read more
Nguyen Phu Trong, the general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, today visited Benedict XVI in the Vatican. Following the audience with the Pope, First …read more
The Vatican reported that Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti today met with Benedict XVI. The politician also had a meeting with the Pope's secretary of state, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone. A …read more
On Saturday, the Holy See press office announced that Benedict XVI has appointed Archbishop Alain Paul Lebeaupin as the Apostolic Nuncio to the European Union. The French prelate succeeds …read more