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Nunciature to Iran



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Bishop(s)

  • Leo Boccardi, Apostolic Nuncio

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Nunciature
  • Elevated: 1959
  • Diplomatic Post
  • Country: Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Mailing Address: Teheran, Razi Avenue, 97 (Neauphle le Chateau Ave.), P.O. Box 11365-178
  • Telephone: (98-21)640.35.74
  • Fax: 641.94.42

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Delegation to Persia
13 March 1874ErectedDelegation to Persia (erected)
Delegation to Iran
1948Name ChangedDelegation to Persia Delegation to Iran
Nunciature to Iran
1959ElevatedDelegation to Iran Nunciature to Iran

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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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