World Bulletin/News Desk
Pope of the Catholic Church Franciscus received Ahmet Uzumcu, the Director-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
Pope Franciscus accepted Uzumcu at papal palace at the Vatican, said a statement.
Uzumcu is reported to have paid a courtesy visit to the Pope and met with Deputy Foreign Minister Marta Dassu of Italy after his communications at Vatican.
Italian foreign ministry said that preparations of OPWC's executive board which is called to decide over special precautions on annihilation of Syrian chemical arsenal were discussed during the meeting.
Dassu said that Italy would meaningly contribute to the assertive date of OPWC, according to the statement.Last Mod: 27 Eylül 2013, 23:44