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U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo’s Visit to Rome and Vatican City

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Rome and Vatican City September 30-October 2.  On September 30, the Secretary participated in the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See’s symposium, “Advancing and Defending International Religious Freedom Through Diplomacy.”  The symposium highlighted diplomatic tools that governments, international organizations, and faith-based organizations can use to identify and confront ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with Holy See Secretary of State Cardinal Parolin and Secretary for Relations with States Archbishop Gallagher

Readout Office of the Spokesperson October 1, 2020 The following is attributable to Principal Deputy Spokesperson Cale Brown: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Holy See Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin and Secretary for Relations with States Archbishop Paul Gallagher in Vatican City. Secretary Pompeo, Cardinal Parolin, and Archbishop Gallagher discussed ...
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Highlights from: “Advancing and Defending International Religious Freedom Through Diplomacy” Symposium

Highlights from our September 30, 2020 symposium: “Advancing and Defending International Religious Freedom Through Diplomacy,” The symposium featured the participation of U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo, Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin and Vatican Secretary for Relations with States Archbishop Paul Gallagher.
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Remarks by Ambassador Nathan Sales at Religious Freedom Symposium

Remarks by Ambassador Nathan Sales, Acting Undersecretary for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights, U.S. Department of State Panel: Diplomatic Tools for Identifying Areas of Concern Where Religious Freedom is Threatened Vatican Symposium September 30, 2020 • Thank you to our gracious host, Ambassador Gingrich, and our Vatican counterparts for joining this symposium for a ...
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Ambassador-at-Large Samuel Brownback’s Remarks at Religious Freedom Symposium

Ambassador at Large Sam Brownback Advancing and Defending International Religious Freedom Through Diplomacy September 30, 2020 Rome, Italy [Remarks As Delivered] Thank you very much John, I appreciate that greatly. And thank you all for being here, and in person.  It is so good to see a live audience. I’ve been speaking on Zoom meetings ...
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