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Pope sends condolences and solidarity to Cairo after bus attack

May 26, 2017. Secretary of State, Pietro Parolin, wrote a letter to His Excellency Abdel Fattah Al Sisi after the bus attack Friday in Cairo, which left close to 30 Coptic Christians dead, including children, and many others injured.
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Pope sends condolences to Manchester after attack

May 23, 2017. After the deadly terrorist attack at Victoria Station in Manchester, England, the pope has sent his condolences to the victims and their families.

On Anniversary of violence, Christians, Muslims, Jews call for peace from Sarajevo


Pope Benedict XVI met with members of Sant’Egidio's board of directors before they departed for the meeting in Sarajevo. He also sent a message to participants, giving his best wishes.  

Bosnia’s war lasted from 1992 to 1995 and left some 100,000 people dead. The conflicted was pitted between the ethnic groups of  Orthodox Serbs, Catholic Croats and Muslims. Today relations remain tense. However, this annual meeting in Sarajevo by Sant’Egidio helps the community to move forward and reconcile their past. 

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