Georgian Catholicos hosts Turkish FM

28/3/13 Patriarch, Turkish Foreign Minister discuss definition of legal status of Georgian monuments on the Turkish territory. Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia ll has hosted Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu in the Patriarchate of Georgia yesterday . According to the press service of the Patriarchate, the Georgian Patriarch and the Turkish Foreign Minister discussed a ...

Turkish Ambassador Visits Armenian Primate of Germany

4/6/2012 Archbishop Karekin Bekdjian, Primate of the Armenian Apostolic Church Diocese in Germany, says he’s been visited by Turkey’s Ambassador to Germany Hüseyin Avni Karslıoğlu regarding his candidacy to become the next patriarch of Turkey’s Armenians. “He asked questions about my patriarchal candidacy. In previous months, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, who also visited Germany, wanted to ...

Turkish FM visits Ecumenical Patriarch

4/3/2012 Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu paid a visit to the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople in Istanbul and met Patriarch Vartholomaios on Saturday. This was the first time ever that the head of Turkish diplomacy has visited the seat of the head of the Christian Orthodox Church and got an audience with the Ecumenical Patriarch. “What the world, ...

Syria: New Syrian defence minister is Christian: a difficult role

Asia News 10/8/2011 General Daud Rajhi is greek-orthodox. The Christian world has differing views of the president’s choice. Meanwhile, violence continues in the country. Assad reiterates after talks with Turkish Foreign Minister Davutoglu: the security forces "will not cease to pursue terrorist groups." Damascus - International pressure on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad mounted yesterday, when after a lengthy ...