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Pope Francis creates Eritrean Metropolitan Church sui iuris

January 19, 2015. Pope Francis created a ;new ;Eritrean ;Metropolitan Church sui iuris, and appointed ;Msgr. Menghesteab Tesfamariam ;as the ;first ;Metropolitan Archbishop of Asmara. He will oversee the eparchies of ;Barentu, ;Keren ;and ;Segheneity.