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 Iranian workers stand in front of the Bushehr nuclear power plant, Tehran.

Iranian workers stand in front of the Bushehr nuclear power plant, Tehran.

Trump to deliver speech on Iran nuclear deal

13/10/2017 08:33

US President Donald Trump will deliver a speech on Friday in which  he is likely to strike a blow at an international Iran nuclear deal.

 

Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States, meets Iranian Foreign Minister

Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States, meets Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to discuss the plight of Christians in the Middle East and the Rohinjya crisis

Vatican: AB Gallagher on Iran visit and Rohingya crisis

15/09/2017 14:34

Returning from a visit to Iran, the Holy See's foreign minister, Archbishop Paul Gallagher discusses the plight of Christians in the Middle East, the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar and escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula

Pope Francis is seen in this file photo with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a Vatican audience in January 2016

Pope Francis is seen in this file photo with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a Vatican audience in January 2016

Pope Francis sends condolences to Tehran attack victims

09/06/2017 15:21

Pope Francis on Friday sent his condolences for the victims of Wednesday's terrorist attack in Tehran, Iran, saying he "laments this senseless and grave act of violence"

 

Cardinal Peter Turkson, the President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace.

Cardinal Peter Turkson, the President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace.

Cardinal Turkson attends conference in Qom, Iran

06/02/2016 13:30

The President of the Pontifical Council of Justice and Peace, Cardinal Peter Turkson, is in Iran for a conference on the role of religion in Justice and Peace taking place at the Centre for the Study of Jurisprudence of Aemer Athar in Qom.

 

Pope Francis shaking hands with President Hassan Rouhani of Iran at the start of their private audience in the Vatican.

Pope Francis shaking hands with President Hassan Rouhani of Iran at the start of their private audience in the Vatican.

Pope Francis meets Iranian President Rouhani

26/01/2016 12:43

Pope Francis received in audience Iran's President Hassan Rouhani in the first such meeting between a Pope and an Iranian leader since 1999. Their talks covered various issues including the problems afflicting the Middle East region, the fight against terrorism and interreligious dialogue. 

 

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