Date of Erdogan's visit to Vatican revealed

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican next month, Turkish media reported. Erdogan would travel to the Vatican on February 5 for talks that are expected to focus on the status …

Putin sends New Year greetings to Pope Francis

Russian president Vladimir Putin has congratulated a number of world leaders and prominent public figures in his New-Year greetings, including Pope Francis. In his address to Pope Francis, the …

Pope prays for victims of Russian plane crash

After the Angelus prayer in St. Peter's Square on the Feast of Saint Stephen, Pope Francis expressed his condolences to the Russian people and the families of victims of the Christmas day plane crash that took the lives of 92 …

Pope Francis may visit Donbas

Pope Francis may visit Ukraine’s eastern region of Donbas after peace is restored between the authorities in Kiev and local militias, Vatican’s Ambassador to Ukraine Archbishop Claudio Gugerotti said ...

Pope Francis calls for settling Karabakh issue

The world, unfortunately, is experiencing the tragedy of many conflicts fuelled by intolerance, which in turn is fomented by violent ideologies and by the effective denial of the rights of the weakest, Pope Francis said at the …

Pope Francis visits Alley of Martyrs in Baku

Pope Francis visited the Alley of Martyrs in Baku Oct.2 as part of his official visit to Azerbaijan, Trend reports. A guard of honor was lined up for the Pope in the Alley of Martyrs. The anthems of Azerbaijan …