» 07/22/2004, 00.00
ISRAEL - HOLY LAND
Visa denied to African and Asian priests
Discrimination stems from fear they might become illegal immigrants in Israel
31/10/2009 VATICAN - ISRAEL
Israel restricts visas for priests and religious in the Holy Land
Two African priests denied visas, the priests from Europe reduced to a one year visa. Church authorities are worried (for now) afraid to raise their voice for fear of the consequences. The cause for restrictions: the fundamentalism of the Shas party. The Fundamental Agreement of '93 establishes freedom of the Church in being able to "deploy" its staff in the land of Christ. At risk the universal and international character of the Church. A new "visas crisis”is about to break out.
13/04/2004 ISRAEL - VATICAN
Israeli Commission searching for solution regarding visas for religious personnel
24/05/2004 VATICAN - ISRAEL
Cardinal Kasper visits Jerusalem
The cardinal is scheduled to discuss the issue of visas for religious and the emigration of Christians from the Holy Land.
14/09/2004 VATICAN - ISRAEL
Israeli Minister Poraz meets Cardinal Sodano
02/06/2005 ISRAEL HOLY LAND
The fall of Ireneos I: Israel acts as the Ottoman Empire
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