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Pope calls for Yemen relief ahead of historic UAE visit

VATICAN CITY, Feb 3, (Agencies): Pope Francis made an urgent appeal for an end to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen on Sunday as he embarked …

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UAE awaits papal visit

DUBAI, UAE, Jan 31, (AP): At St Mary’s Catholic Church in Dubai, an effort to transcribe the Bible in the native tongue of its flock …

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Papal wish for fraternity

‘See differences as assets’ Pope Francis, flanked at right by Master of Ceremonies Bishop Guido Marini, waves after the Urbi et Orbi (Latin for ‘to …

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Pope Francis to visit the United Arab Emirates in February

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis plans to visit the United Arab Emirates in February to make a strong push for Christian-Muslim dialogue and peace in the …

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Pope lights candle for Syrian kids

Pope Francis lit a candle at the Vatican on Sunday for victims of confl icts around the world, and in particular the children of war-torn …

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Papal praise for Amir

Pope Francis has praised His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for his paramount role in promoting peace and dialogue and co-existence among …

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Pope ‘urges’ dialogue for two-state solution – Pontiff laments winds of war

VATICAN CITY, Dec 25, (Agencies): Pope Francis used his Christmas message on Monday to call for a negotiated two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, …

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Pope to visit Myanmar to push for peace

Pope Francis will push for peace during his visit to mainly-Buddhist Myanmar, a church official said Thursday, a trip that plunges the pontiff into the …

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Amiri backing of religious tolerance a guarantor of peace – Pope Francis, Kuwait and the Vatican

Excerpt from a speech delivered on the occasion of the 4th anniversary of His Holiness Pope Francis – 9 May 2017 It is tonight my …

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Gulf manuscripts to be digitalised

VATICAN CITY, June 4, (AP): The Vatican has signed an agreement with Qatar to digitalize Vatican manuscripts relating to the Arabian Gulf and other Islamic …

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