Global Council for Tolerance and Peace

Middle East

Pope’s visit underlines UAE’s tolerance

This is one of those days that truly can be described as historic, for never before has a leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics set foot on the Arabian Peninsula, and Pope Francis is making history with his visit to the UAE,

Pope Francis arrives on historic visit to UAE

Pope Francis has arrived in the United Arab Emirates for the first ever visit by a pontiff to the Arabian peninsula. He landed in Abu Dhabi where he was greeted by Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan. The Pope will take