Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, met in Brussels with Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher, Holy See
Secretary for Relations with States.
The sides expressed their satisfaction with the development of relations between Azerbaijan and the Holy See
The new Holy See
envoy made his first public appearance on Nov.
FIVE PEOPLE HAVE BEEN indicted for allegedly leaking confidential financial documents belonging to the Holy See
and the Vatican City State, Reuters reported in November.
The Holy See
is the universal government of the Catholic Church and operates from Vatican City State, a sovereign, independent territory.
and Holy See
delegations on the sidelines of Pope Francis' meeting with President Barack Obama.
Amman, May 23 (Petra) Pope Francis on Saturday named Jordanian bishop Ghaleb Bader as Apostolic Nuncio to Pakistan, the first envoy of the Holy See
of Jordanian descent.
1) Using the privileges afforded by its status as a Non-member Permanent Observer, the Holy See
has emerged as an engaged, influential and strategic actor at the historically secular United Nations (UN).
The Holy See
was questioned over its failure to comply with the Convention on Rights of the Child, and faced allegations that many more children had been abused because the Church had protected paedophile priests at the expense of victims.
After the appearance last month of a Holy See
delegation before the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, the expert panel published a series of highly critical observations accusing the church of failing to acknowledge the scale of the problem.
The pontiff has assembled a panel of experts who will study child protection measures, a spokesman for the Holy See
Shih said Ma will not take the opportunity to address the issue, as the Holy See
"fully understands" that the long and strong relationship between the Vatican and Taiwan is based on such common values as justice, love for humanity and freedom, especially religious freedom.