Turkey refuses to cancel the Pope's November visit

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 16, 2006 14:35

Turkey announced Saturday that Pope Benedict XVI's planned visit to the country in November will not be cancelled despite controversy over his recent comments on Islam. According to a Turkish source, "The president of Turkey Ahmet Necdet Sezer it would be impossible to cancel the Pope's visit."


Related Content

May 26, 2018
Ireland set to end abortion ban as exit polls signal landslide vote

By REUTERS