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Remarks by Ambassador Gingrich at the Symposium, “Stand Together to Defend International Religious Freedom”

Remarks by Ambassador Gingrich at the “Stand Together to Defend International Religious Freedom” Symposium Rome, Italy April 3, 2019 As Delivered: Good morning.  Your Excellencies, distinguished guests, and friends – welcome to the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See! I’m delighted to see so many of you here today, who are committed to advancing and ...
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Panelist Remarks at Embassy Symposium “Stand Together to Defend Religious Freedom”

At the Embassy’s April 3 symposium “Stand Together to Defend Religious Freedom” there were two panel discussions on “Media Strategies to Highlight Religious Persecution” and “Collaborative Approaches to Defending Religious Freedom.” PANEL ONE: The panel on “Media Strategies to Highlight Religious Persecution” at the Embassy’s April 3rd “Stand Together to Defend International Religious Freedom” symposium ...
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Closing Remarks by Vatican Secretary of State at Embassy Symposium on International Religious Freedom

Rome, 3 April 2019 (as prepared for delivery) Excellencies, Dear Friends, I am pleased to have this occasion to offer some brief remarks at the conclusion of this International Religious Freedom Symposium, organized by the United States Embassy to the Holy See with the cooperation of other institutions.  A special word of thanks goes to ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Gingrich at a Reception in Honor of the Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty Memorial Society

Remarks by Ambassador Gingrich to the Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty Memorial Society Rome, Italy April 2, 2019 As Delivered: Good evening and welcome to Villa Richardson. Tonight we’re gathered to honor the Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty Memorial Society. Newt and I are so pleased to have you here, and to pay tribute to the memory of Monsignor ...
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US envoy to Vatican says China must be ‘called out’ on religious freedom

(published on cruxnow.com on April 2, 2019) US envoy to Vatican says China must be ‘called out’ on religious freedom ROME – Perhaps illustrating part of the logic for a new “ministerial” on religious freedom, meaning a gathering of government representatives at the minister’s level to be hosted by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ...
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