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Historic Meeting in the Eternal City: Cyprus President Engages with the Vatican

Cyprus President Nikos Christodoulides’s visit to the Vatican is significant as it marks the first meeting between the newlyelected Cypriot leader and Pope Francis. The visit coincides with the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Cyprus and the Holy See, and discussions will cover topics such as health, education, cultural cooperation, peace efforts in Cyprus, and the protection of religious heritage.