Pope to visit Croatia in 2011, officials say

October 29, 2010 13:34


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

ZAGREB, Croatia — Croatian church and government officials on Friday said Pope Benedict XVI will visit the Roman Catholic bastion in the Balkans for the first time next year.

Zagreb archbishop Cardinal Josip Bozanic said the pope has accepted the country's invitation and will come "most probably in the first half of the next year."

Bozanic said the pontiff is set to stay in the capital of Zagreb for a weekend.

President Ivo Josipovic said the visit will boost the country's bid to join the European Union.

Related Content

Breaking news
July 22, 2018
Minor earthquake strikes Israel's north