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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"
The king of the only monarchy in the South Pacific visited Benedict XVI today. His Majesty Siaosi Tupou V, king of Tonga, met with the Pope and then with Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, …read more
Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti visited Benedict XVI today at the Vatican, and among the topics the two discussed was the protection of religious minorities. Monti was accompanied by …read more
Benedict XVI addressed a message of condolence to the president of the Czech Republic after the death Sunday of former President Václav Havel. The Pope noted the time of national mourning, and …read more
The president of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan, visited Benedict XVI today in the Vatican. The president was accompanied by Edward Nalbadian, his foreign minister. They went on to meet with the …read more
Lebanon's prime minister, Najib Mikati, was received in audience by Pope Benedict XVI on Monday. In an interview with Vatican Radio before the meeting the political leader said he would invite …read more