Sovereign Military Hospitaller
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Rhodes and of Malta

News

05/08/2004

Assault in southeast Afghanistan: two malteser employees murdered

Two local staff members of the Order of Malta German Emergency Corps (Malteser) were killed Tuesday 3 August in Southeast Afghanistan in an ambush. They were returning from the project…

30/07/2004

Sudan: healthcare and midwifery kits reach health centres in Darfur

Support for the 40,000 people who live in northern Darfur comes in the form of Primary Healthcare and Midwifery kits, distributed by Birke Herzbruch, Aid Coordinator of the Order of…

13/07/2004

The Grand Master present at the state funeral of the Austrian President Thomas Klestil

On 10 July, the Order’s Grand Master, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, attended the state funeral of the Austrian President Thomas Klestil in St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna. His Highness met the…

05/07/2004

The Order Of Malta mobilises in favour of Sudan

The government of the Order of Malta will contribute 250,000 euro towards relief measures for people in Darfur “The international relief measures implemented to date are insufficient to meet the…

01/07/2004

Special delivery at the order’s holy family hospital in Bethlehem

On Saturday 26th June, at 6:20 in the morning, Huda Ali Rashid, a 33 year-old patient from the village of Za’atarah, East of Bethlehem, gave birth to quintuplets, 4 girls…

30/06/2004

The Grand Master receives the President of the Republic of Malta, Edward Fenech Adami

On 25 June, the Prince and Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, received the President of the Republic of Malta, H. E. Edward Fenech Adami, on…

22/06/2004

His Holiness John Paul II receives the Grand Master of the Order in Audience

His Holiness John Paul II received in audience the Grand Master of the Order, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, accompanied by the members of the Sovereign Council.

22/06/2004

Three new units inaugurated in the St. John the Baptist hospital

The St. John the Baptist Hospital, managed by Acismom (Association of Italian Knights of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta), has enlarged and inaugurated three new units: the Outpatients’ Pavilion,…

21/06/2004

The Order’s highest honour for the Mayor of Rome

This morning the Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, conferred the Grand Cross of Merito Melitense on the Mayor of Rome, Walter Veltroni. The ceremony took…