Announcement from the Legal Office of the Knights of Malta - KMFAP

Dear Dames, and Knights,

we have the pleasure of informing that our Sovereign Order and State recently won another important case in Court, this time in Hungary, and we seize this opportunity to attach copy of the English translation of the all text of the Court Sentence.

The precedents of this case are the following: Between the Republic of Hungary and the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes and of Malta ( SMOM ) - this is one of the names they use - was signed and agreement to enter into force in 2011. This agreement provided, among others, that each of the parts would defend the name and the symbols of the other.

Season's Greetings of Knights of Malta (KMFAP)

Happy New Year to all Dames and Knights!

H.G. Prof. George Popper KGCC
Prime Minister of KMFAP

Season's Greetings from the Lieutenant General of Knights of Malta (KMFAP)

Season's Greetings from the Lieutenant General of Knights of Malta (KMFAP)

Merry Christmas to all Dames and Knights!

H.G. Prof. George Popper
Lieutenant General of Knights of Malta


To All the Knights, Dames, Squires and Damsels of Our Sovereign Order and State,

Some time ago, during Our regular research, We found, in an old document, the Coats of Arms of the Three Wise Men, who, in accordance with the tradition and with Matthew's Gospel, have visited Baby Jesus in Bethlehem.

The fact that the Three Wise Men were made Kings, with even their own Heraldic Crests, shows clearly how important the Symbolism for the Mankind is, and the present season of Christmas and of the New Year is a season full of Symbolism:

Message of Knights of Malta (KMFAP) on the International Human Solidarity Day, 20th December

This year’s theme is: “Moving together as one”.

On the 22nd December 2005 the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed that the International Solidarity Day would take place on the 20th December each year. The event aimed to celebrate unity and diversity and to raise people's awareness of the importance of advancing the international development agenda and promoting global understanding of the value of human solidarity. The assembly felt that the promotion of a culture of solidarity and the spirit of sharing was important in combating poverty.

Ambassador thanks for the aid after the floods

"In spring disastrous floods hit Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Bosnian Government asked for and received international aid to help the victims of the disaster and to restore damages. In addition to tha significant aid given by the foreign countries' governments many humanitarian organisations sentaid teams to the site at once...."

Message of Knights of Malta (KMFAP) on the Human Rights Day, 10th December

The UN General Assembly proclaimed 10th December as Human Rights Day in 1950, to bring to the attention „of the peoples of the world” the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as the common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations. This year’s slogan, Human Rights 365, encompasses the idea that every day is Human Rights Day.