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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.

South Korean ambassador presents his credentials to Pope Francis


(-VIDEO ONLY-) The ambassador of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) to the Holy See, Francisco Kyung-surk Kim, presented his credentials on Monday morning to Pope Francis.

The two countries established diplomatic ties in 1963. Recently, two former presidents visited Benedict XVI, in 2007 and 2009.

South Korea has one of the world's highest rates of conversion to Catholicism, even though the majority of the population is not Christian. Out of 49 million people, five million identify as Catholic.