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Pope Francis met with President Denis Sassou N’Guesso of the Republic of Congo this morning at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. Among the topics discussed were the positive contributions of the Catholic Church in the Congo, particularly in the field of education. According to a press release by the Holy See Press Of...read more
Articles from section "Vatican Diplomacy and International Relations"
Pope Francis met this morning with Vjekoslav Bevanda, prime minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina. A Vatican statement said “colloquial discussions” took place and “an exchange of opinions on …read more
The office of President Vladimir Putin has confirmed that the Russian leader will make a brief visit to the Vatican early next week. Mr. Putin's "working visit" to Italy will take place Nov. …read more
Steps are reportedly being taken to relocate the U.S. embassy to the Holy See onto the grounds of the American embassy to Italy. Although no official decision has been announced, the move …read more
Pope Francis met this morning with Perry Gladstone Christie, the Prime Minister of the Bahamas, at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. Shortly after his meeting with the Holy Father, Prime Minister …read more
John McCarthy, Australia’s Ambassador to the Holy See, calls him “the new x factor in global affairs”. For the many millions of us who have watched the radical transformation of the Vatican …read more