Did The Pope Ignore Iran's Persecution Of Christians During His Visit?
Iran's president visited the Vatican and spoke with Pope Francis — here's why that may have been an odd encounter.By Jake Godin | January 27, 2016
Pope Francis and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani met at the Vatican.
It was the first time an Iranian president met a pope since 1999 when then-President Mohammad Khatami met Pope John Paul II.
The Holy See and Islamic Republic are actually on pretty good terms.