Vatican Opens First Embassy in Malaysia - 17 January 2013 - From Yong Yen Nie

Kuala Lumpur. The Vatican has opened its first embassy in Malaysia and appointed an American Archbishop to be the ambassador here, after the Holy See and Malaysia established diplomatic ties in 2011.

According to a press statement by the Apostolic Nunciature of Malaysia, Pope Benedict XVI on Jan. 16 appointed Archbishop Joseph (continue reading...)