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

Year 2009

  • 02/05/2009

    The Grand Master receives the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko

    On Tuesday 28 April, the Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, received the President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, on an official visit. This was the first European mission in 15 years for the Belarusian head of state, elected in 1994. Lukashenko also met with Pope Benedict XVI in the […]

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  • 24/04/2009

    The Grand Master with the earthquake victims in Abruzzo

    On Thursday 23 April, the Grand Master of the Order of Malta Fra’ Matthew Festing visited the two tent camps of Poggio di Roio and S. Felice d’Ocre set up by the Order of Malta’s Italian Relief Corps (CISOM) in the Aquila area hit by the earthquake. Arriving just after 4 p.m. under pouring rain […]

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  • 15/04/2009

    Grand Hospitaller visits’ quake zone and inspects cisom’s emergency aid measures

    The Grand Hospitaller, Albrecht von Boeselager, yesterday visited the areas of Abruzzi affected by the recent earthquake. Accompanied by the Italian Association’s Magistral Commissioner, Fausto Solaro del Borgo, he wanted to see for himself the work that the Italian Relief Corps volunteers had carried out during the recent traumatic days. In the operations room of […]

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  • 06/04/2009

    Earthquake in Abruzzo: the italian association on the ground

    In the small hours of this morning an earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale hit the Italian area of the Abruzzo, causing devastation and loss of life in many towns in the region. The Military Corps of the Italian Association of the Order of Malta has swung into action, arriving in L’Aquila at 6 […]

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