Posts Tagged ‘Ambassador Aleksandr Avdeyev’

Pope makes unprecedented visit to Russian Embassy

Monday, February 28th, 2022
Russian Embassy

In an unprecedented papal gesture, Pope Francis has travelled to the Russian Embassy in Rome to personally “express his concern about the war” in Ukraine. Francis later assured a top Ukrainian Greek Catholic leader he would do “everything I can” to help. Usually, popes receive ambassadors and heads of state in the Vatican. Diplomatic protocol Read more