October 29, 2012. (Romereports.com) - (ONLY VIDEO) - On Monday morning, the Pope met Croatia’s Prime Minister, Zoran Milanovic, at the Vatican's Apostolic Palace. This year, marks the 20th anniversary since both states established full diplomatic relations.
During their brief meeting, they discussed the economic crisis as well as the 'Dajla parish' property dispute between the Church and Croatia's government. Both parties agreed to resolve the issue as soon as possible.
The Pope gave Milanovic a Papal pen designed after the altar pillars of St. Peter's Basilica. The prime minister gave the Pope a book on sacred buildings and architecture from the 19th century.