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Pope Francis

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  1. Children serenade pope on 81st birthday; he appeals for kidnapped nuns

    Tens of thousands of people, many of them children, serenaded Pope Francis on his 81st birthday on Sunday, as the pontiff appealed for the release ...
  2. Pope to meet Jordan King Abdullah

  3. Pope prays for nuclear disarmament

    Pope Francis on Sunday called on world leaders to work in favour of nuclear disarmament to protect human rights, particularly those of weaker and ...
  4. Pope renews call for 'wisdom and prudence' over Jerusalem: Vatican

  5. Pope Francis defends Jerusalem 'status quo'

    Pope Francis Wednesday defended the "status quo" of Jerusalem, hours ahead of an announcement by US President Donald Trump in which officials said ...
  6. Myanmar social media anger after Pope uses 'Rohingya' word

    Pope Francis's embrace of the Rohingya during a trip to Bangladesh has sparked some angry comment on social media in Myanmar, where just days ...
  7. Pope says he 'wept' while meeting Rohingya refugees

    Pope Francis on Saturday said he wept hearing the plight first-hand of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, adding that this meeting was a condition ...
  8. Pope says his defence of Rohingya got through in Myanmar

    Pope Francis on Saturday defended his strategy of avoiding the term "Rohingya" in Myanmar, saying he believed he got his message across to both ...