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Pope on sensitive trip to Orthodox Bulgaria and North Macedonia

3 May 2019, 2:23 PM

Pope Francis starts a trip on Sunday to Bulgaria and North Macedonia where he will have to tread carefully because of sensitive relations with the dominant Eastern Orthodox Church in the two Balkan countries where Catholics are a tiny minority.

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Pope appeals for evacuation of refugees in Libya camps

28 April 2019, 3:20 PM

Pope Francis called on Sunday for the evacuation of refugees held in detention camps in Libya as fighting there escalates.

A security officer stands guard in front of St Anthony's shrine in Colombo, after bomb blasts ripped through churches and luxury hotels.

‘Horrific’, ‘cruel’, ‘sad’: World reacts to Sri Lanka blasts

22 April 2019, 6:31 AM

Religious and world leaders have condemned a series of blasts in Sri Lanka that killed at least 290 people.

Pope urges Libya peace, return of refugees to Syria

21 April 2019, 2:56 PM

Pope Francis on Sunday urged world leaders to try again to bring peace to Libya and in Syria where millions of refugees and people displaced by conflict should be helped to return home.

Pope begins Morocco visit to boost dialogue, meet migrants

30 March 2019, 3:50 PM

Pope Francis arrived in Morocco on Saturday for a visit which will see him meet Muslim leaders and migrants ahead of a mass with the country’s minority Catholic community.



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