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Pope Francis met with Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Saturday at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. According to the Holy See, Prime Minister Ponta conveyed greetings to the Pope on behalf of Romanian Orthodox Patriarch Daniel. Several themes were discussed by the Holy Father and the Romanian Prime Minister, ...read more
Articles from section "Vatican Diplomacy and International Relations"
In a Jan. 21 statement, the White House said the President “looks forward to discussing with Pope Francis their shared commitment to fighting poverty and growing inequality.” The Vatican also …read more
Ireland’s government has announced it will reopen its embassy to the Holy See, but on a much smaller scale than the previous mission it closed in November 2011. The decision is part of a …read more
Here below we publish Pope Francis' message to the World Economic Forum in Davos, delivered by Cardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, on Jan. 21. …read more
Here is a call to prayer for Syria on theeve of the Geneva 2 Conference, made Tuesday by Patriarch Gregorios III. * * * The Geneva 2 Conference will be held on 22 January 2014. As president …read more
A meeting took place today in the Vatican between the Pope's Secretary of State, Cardinal-designate Pietro Parolin, and the Secretary of State of the United States, John Kerry. The US …read more