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Pope meets with Prime Minister of Latvia

While speaking in German, they discussed the economic crisis affecting Europe. They also talked about the role the Catholic Church plays in strengthening family life and values.

As a gift, the prime minister gave the Pope an icon with the image of the patroness of Latvia, 'Our Lady of Aglona'. ;The image includes decorations ;with ;silver tones and pearls.