President Ali Abdullah Saleh of Yemen is invested into the Order of Francesco I. Duke of Calabria receives highest Yemeni decoration on behalf of the Constantinian Order

Sana’a – March 2004. The Duke of Calabria and accompanying delegation visited the Presidential Palace, and held talks with the President of the Republic, His Excellency Ali Abdullah Saleh. The Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Special Counsellor of the President of the Republic attended. His Royal Highness The Duke of Calabria personally…

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Interfaith dialogue seminar held with key religious leaders

Damascus – March 2004. The Syrian Minister of Tourism, His Excellency Saad Allah Aga Al Qalaa, hosted the delegation at a lunch and inter-faith seminar attended by many Christian and Muslim religious leaders. The Ambassador of Italy also attended. This three-hour session proved extremely useful since worthy verbal exchanges were made expressing the desire of…

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Constantinian Order delegation visits key Syrian religious sites including the Omayyad Grand Mosque and the tomb of St John the Baptist

Damascus – March 2004. The delegation visited the historic Omayyad Grand Mosque and prayed at the tomb of St John the Baptist, which is situated within the Grand Mosque. The Grand Mosque is one of the most important monuments in the Islamic world and is visited by Christian and Muslims believers alike. The delegation toured…

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President of Syria delivers important statement of Christian-Muslim dialogue

Damascus – March 2004. In the presence of all Syrian Christian and Muslim religious leaders, The President of Syria, His Excellency Bashar Al-Assad, delivered an important public statement highlighting Syria’s ancient and contemporary contribution to Muslim-Christian dialogue as well as his own commitment to such dialogue internationally. The President used this opportunity to recall the…

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Constantinian Order launches major humanitarian mission to Iraq

Rome – February 2004. The Constantinian Order and the Carabinieri Corps of Italy jointly organised an important humanitarian mission to Nassiriyah in Iraq. This charitable activity in favour of the Iraqi people is part of the wider National Peacekeeping Military Operation “Ancient Babylon” of the Italian Military Forces in Iraq. The Order succeeded in donating…

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