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    Ukraine approves state budget for 2016
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves state budget for 2016

    The Ukrainian parliament adopted on Friday the state budget for 2016, setting a deficit target of 3.7 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP), in an obvious attempt to secure financial aid from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). …read more Source: Global...

    A Papal Message of Peace
    Dec25

    A Papal Message of Peace

    L’Osservatore Romano /Pool / APPope Francis used his Christmas message to call for peace in parts of the world ravaged by violence and terrorism. Addressing the crowd at the Vatican from the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica with his third Urbi et Orbi remarks on Christmas Day, Francis called for peace in Syria, which is in the midst of...

    In Christmas Message, Pope Francis Urges the World to Unite to End ISIS Atrocities
    Dec25

    In Christmas Message, Pope Francis Urges the World to Unite to End ISIS Atrocities

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Christmas message on Friday to unite to end atrocities by Islamist militants that he said were causing immense suffering in many countries. Security was tight at the Vatican as Francis, marking the third Christmas since his election in 2013, read his traditional Christmas Day...

    Pope urges Christmas prayers for Syria, Libya peace
    Dec25

    Pope urges Christmas prayers for Syria, Libya peace

    Pope Francis issued a Christmas Day prayer that recent U.N.-backed peace processes for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people. He denounced the “monstrous evil” and atrocities they have endured and praised the countries that have taken in their refugees. Speaking from the central balcony of St. Peter’s...

    ‘They Are Our Martyrs of Today’: Pope Prays for Peace and the Persecuted Church in Christmas Day Address
    Dec25

    ‘They Are Our Martyrs of Today’: Pope Prays for Peace and the Persecuted Church in Christmas Day Address

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis issued a Christmas Day prayer that recent U.N.-backed peace processes for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people. He denounced the “monstrous evil” and atrocities they have endured and praised the countries that have taken in their refugees. Pope Francis delivers his “Urbi et Orbi” (to the...

    Pope calls in Christmas message for unity against militant atrocities
    Dec25

    Pope calls in Christmas message for unity against militant atrocities

    By Philip Pullella Pope Francis urged the world in his Christmas message on Friday to unite to end atrocities by Islamist militants that he said were causing immense suffering in many countries. Security was tight at the Vatican as Francis, marking the third Christmas since his election in 2013, read his traditional Christmas Day “Urbi et Orbi”...

    The Pope issued a Christmas day prayer calling for the UN peace process in Syria and Libya
    Dec25
    Pope Condemns Islamic State Terrorism In Christmas Message
    Dec25

    Pope Condemns Islamic State Terrorism In Christmas Message

    By Philip PullellaVATICAN CITY, Dec 25 (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Christmas message on Friday to unite to end atrocities by Islamist militants that he said were causing immense suffering in many countries.Security was tight at the Vatican as Francis, marking the third Christmas since his election in 2013, read his...

    Pope issues Christmas Day indulgence, praises those helping refugees
    Dec25

    Pope issues Christmas Day indulgence, praises those helping refugees

    By Nicole Winfield, The Associated Press VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis issued a Christmas Day prayer that recent U.N.-backed peace agreements for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people, denouncing the “monstrous evil” and atrocities they have endured and praising the countries that have taken in their refugees. Speaking from...

    French immigration to Israel at all-time high
    Dec25

    French immigration to Israel at all-time high

    Language Undefined Immigration to Israel in 2015 expected to hit a 15-year high amid an influx of Jews from France, Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, from North America …read more Source: Middle East...