We use our own and third party cookies to improve your user experience; by continuing to browse, we understand that you accept their use. You can get more information on our cookies policy.

Rome Reports

You are using an outdated browser

In order to deliver the greatest experience to our visitors we use cutting edge web development techniques that require a modern browser. To view this page please use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer 11 or greater


Pope greets U.S. defense secretary following general audience

Panetta sat in the front row of Paul VI Hall for the duration of the weekly general audience. After, he was escorted to the stage to meet the Pope. ;

During their brief encounter, the Pope gave Panetta a small white box, presumably with a commemorative coin with his coat of arms. ;

RCarr ;

CTV ;

JM ;

-BN

-U:RCarr