Articles by Marta Falconi

G8 Leaders to Be Gifted Books, Coins at Summit

  • 09 July 09
  • The Associated Press
World leaders attending the Group of Eight summit that opened Wednesday in Italy will each be presented with a gift from the past and one for the future.

Pope Warmly Receives Muslim Envoy

  • 26 September 06
  • The Associated Press
Pope Benedict XVI meets with representatives from Muslim countries in an attempt to ease tensions .

Orphan Going Back to Belarus

  • 14 September 06
  • The Associated Press
The Belarussian ambassador to Italy and an Italian ministry concerned with child welfare urged a Genoa couple on Wednesday to comply with a court order to send a 10-year-old girl back to her native Belarus, where she was reportedly abused while living in an orphanage.