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Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta

Year 2006

  • Grand Master receives Grand Cross Hungarian Freedom Fighters


    The Grand Master receives the Grand Cross of the Hungarian Freedom Fighters

    “To indicate our deepest gratitude to His Most Eminent Highness for his personal humanitarian efforts in 1956 in favour of Hungary”. This was the reason for which the World Federation of Hungarian Freedom Fighters conferred the Grand Cross of the 1956 Hungarian Freedom Fighters on the Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew […]

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  • 03/10/2006

    Visit of the President of the Republic of Seychelles

    The visit of the President of the Republic of Seychelles, James Alix Michel, to the Order of Malta took place in an atmosphere of great cordiality. Received in the Magistral Palace by Jean-Pierre Mazery, Grand Chancellor of the Order, the President highlighted the cooperation, friendship and aid that the Sovereign Order had offered his country. […]

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  • 21/09/2006

    The Order of Malta establishes diplomatic relations with Timor-Leste

    The Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste and the Order of Malta formally established diplomatic relations. Timor-Leste’s Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mrs Adaljiza Magno, and the Ambassador of the Order of Malta for South-east Asia and the Far East, James Dominguez, signed the agreement in Dili on Monday September 18, 2006. Ambassador Dominguez noted that Timor-Leste […]

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  • Order pilgrimage Assisi 2006


    The Order’s pilgrimage to Assisi

    Since the end of World War II, the icon of the Blessed Virgin of Monte Fileremo has rested in the Patriarchal Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli in Assisi, patron saint of the Order of Malta, from the time of its presence on Rhodes. It was here that the Order’s traditional pilgrimage, led by Grand […]

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  • Credentials presented by Liberia Thailand Colombia Brasil Seychelles Croatia


    Diplomatic relations established between the Order of Malta and Montenegro

    Diplomatic relations between the Sovereign Military Order of Malta and the Republic of Montenegro were established today with the signature of a protocol in Podgorica. On 21 May last, Montenegro achieved full independence from Serbia following a referendum. Hence the need to re-establish bilateral relations with the Order of Malta, relations that had been maintained […]

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  • 31/08/2006

    Lebanon: the Order of Malta distribute six tons of medicines

    Ceasefire. With the clearing of rubble from the main roads in the south, the Lebanese Association of the Order of Malta has been able to deliver a full load of medicines to Bekaa valley, an area severely attacked during the war. Supplies are urgently needed: at the centre in Barka doctors had to ration medicines […]

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