Once inside the palace, a 370 acre maze of buildings, gardens and fountains, Francis held private talks with Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan and other UAE leaders.
Francis is eager to regain his starting role at the club after being benched during last Saturday's 2-0 win over promoted Cardiff City in the Premier League.
Over the past several decades the relationship between Egypt and the Vatican has experienced numerous transformations. On May 10, 1973, the late Pope Shenouda III signed a historic Christological declaration alongside Pope Paul VI in the Vatican, after ye
Vatican confirms that Pope Francis's visit to Egypt will remain as scheduled on end of April
Pope Francis will visit Egypt in late April upon an invitation from Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.