The Vatican and the mostly Muslim Asian nation of Malaysia have established diplomatic relations.
The Vatican announced the agreement Monday after Pope Benedict XVI met with Malaysia's prime minister, only the second meeting between a government chief from Malaysia and a pope.
The first was in 2002 for talks focusing on Christian-Muslim relations.
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