Saudi king to meet pope for the first time

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Pope Benedict will reportedly receive King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia at the Vatican next Tuesday, in the first meeting ever between a pope and a Saudi monarch. Saudi Arabia and the Holy See do not have diplomatic relations. And the practice of Christianity (or any religion besides Islam) is forbidden in the kingdom-a matter that […]

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