Pope Francis Apostolic Visit to Georgia

Pope Francis

30 September–2 October 2016
By Tamara Grdzelidze

As ambassador of Georgia to the Holy See, I have been reading and listening to any and all commentary regarding the visit. It is amazing to observe how diverse the information is, how many inaccuracies appear in the various comments, and how hard the mainstream international media gets on its faults to give a negative impression on the whole. I am responding to these comments in an effort to disperse this negative cloud and promote a more realistic perspective. Continue reading