holy see

  • December 9, 2010

    Vatican officials have met with senior officials of the Palestinian president and his party, with the security of Christians in the area a major concern.

  • December 9, 2009

    Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has issued a decree in Moscow on the establishment of full diplomatic relations with the Holy See following a meeting at the Vatican with Pope Benedict XVI. Since 1990 there have been partial relations.

  • February 12, 2008

    The Vatican daily newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, seen as required reading for those wanting to know the standpoint of the Holy See, but also known for an austere black and white layout, is appearing in colour for the first time.