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Holy See Press Office Communiqué: Audience with the Prime Minister of Estonia, 09.02.2018

This morning, Friday 9 February 2018, the Holy Father Francis received in audience H.E. Mr. Jüri Ratas, Prime Minister of the Republic of Estonia, who subsequently met with His Eminence Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin, and Rev. Msgr. Antoine Camilleri, under-Secretary for Relations with States.

During the cordial discussions, appreciation was expressed for the good bilateral relations and for the positive contribution of the Church to Estonian society.

Attention then turned to various themes of mutual interest at regional and supranational level, including the protection of the environment, and migration. Finally, mention was made of the commitment of the international community to conflict resolution.