Official copies of letters of Mongol khans to Popes received

2019-07-11 14:55:05

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On July 9, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs received official copies of letters of khans of the Ilkhanate to the Popes. 

Copies of letters from Pope Innocent IV to Guyuk Khan /1245.03.13/, Pope Urban IV to Khulegu Khan /1263.05.23/, Abaqa Khan to Pope Clement IV /summer of 1268/, Pope Nicholas III to Abaqa Khan /1278.04.01/, travel permit given to the envoys of Roman Catholic Church by Abaqa Khan, two letters from Pope Nicholas IV to Argun Khan /1288.04.02/ and the letter from Argun Khan to Pope Nicholas IV were received.

The letters were copied according to the official agreement with the Vaitcan Secret Archives established with the support of the officials of Mongolian Embassy in Italy headed by Ambassador of Mongolia to Italy Ts.Jambaldorj.