Daily Archive: July 7, 2019

Putin’s Trip to Italy Is Actually Pretty Important. Meetings with Pope Francis

President Putin’s upcoming trip to Italy is much more important than some people might think because it represents further progress being reached on a “New Detente”, and could help improve Orthodox-Catholic relations after his scheduled meeting with the Pope. *** President Putin will be in Italy later this week to meet with the country’s leadership, which has remained surprisingly pragmatic...