Pope Benedict XV was pope from 1914 to 1922. He organised extensive relief services for prisoners of war and for the victims of the war's devastation, raising around 5 million dollars, but was unable to use Vatican funds as these were already depleted. He had invested almost all of the Vatican's financial reserves in the once very profitable securities of the Ottoman Empire, but with the empire about to dissolve, the securities had lost much of their value.
The figure would be based on need - what problems or disasters need to be addressed with financial aid at the time. Therefore, the amount varies from time to time. The Vatican is the largest charitable organization in the world. The treasury of the Vatican was almost completely drained after World War I so as to help victims and refugees of the conflict.
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There is only one Vatican City so it is both the smallest and the largest Vatican City in the world.
The smallest country in thw world is Vatican City.Vatican
Vatican City is the smallest city and country in the world. :)
The smallest country in the world is the Vatican in the city of Rome. The Vatican is a country.
The Vatican became a World heritage Site in 1984.
The capital of Vatican City is Vatican City.
No, Vatican City is the smallest country.
Vatican City became a world heritage site in 1984.
The Vatican, at only 110 acres, is the smallest independent country in the world.
Yes, the Vatican, at 109 acres, is the smallest country in the world.
No, the Vatican is tiny, the smallest country in the world.
Saint Peter's Basilica in the Vatican is the largest church building in the world.
Monaco is the second smallest nation, after Vatican City.
Yes, the Vatican is considered as an independent country, the smallest country in the world.
The Vatican is unique as it is the smallest country in the world and is governed by the pope.
Vatican City is smaller, being the smallest country in the world.
Probably the same as white prisoners due to the fact there f**ing prisoners.
The Vatican is the world headquarters for the Roman Catholic Church. It is housed inside the tiny nation of Vatican City. About 800 people live there permanently.
1 Third of the World.
The Vatican is the smallest independent country in the world and the only absolute monarchy in Europe.
Vatican City. It is in Rome which is the capital city of Italy (Rome is not Vatican City!)
Vatican City, Monaco, and Nauru, with Vatican City being the smallest.
The principal church in the Vatican is Saint Peter's Basilica, the largest church in the world.