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Private audience at the Vatican for HSH the Prince

During His trip to Rome, HSH Prince Albert II was granted a private audience in Vatican City by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI.

 Picture : Private audience at the Vatican for HSH the Prince

During this private meeting, the Pope and HSH the Prince evoked the recent adoption by the National Council of the Law on termination of pregnancy for medical reasons, the concept of State religion, the congress on stem cell research to be held in Monaco and the latest Pontifical Encyclical; they also discussed the concern for solidarity and sustainable development shared by the Holy See and the Principality.

This meeting was held in a climate of mutual trust and sympathy.

The Sovereign Prince then also met in a private audience the Secretary of State, HE Tarcisio Cardinal Bertone.


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