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    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...

    Ukraine adopts budget to preserve bailout
    Dec25

    Ukraine adopts budget to preserve bailout

    Breakthrough eases fears over $40bn international lifeline …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget (AFP)
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The Ukrainian parliament on Friday adopted a budget for 2016 with a deficit of 3 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much needed aid from the IMF and Western countries. …read more Source: The West...

    Pope encourages UN-backed peace process for Syria, Libya
    Dec25

    Pope encourages UN-backed peace process for Syria, Libya

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is praying that recent U.N.-backed peace agreements for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people while praising the generosity of those countries that have taken in their refugees. Speaking from the loggia of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, Francis issued a Christmas Day peace appeal...

    Azerbaijani GM Bajarani shocks top seed Kryvoruchko
    Dec25

    Azerbaijani GM Bajarani shocks top seed Kryvoruchko

    Youthful Azerbaijan champion Ulvi Bajarani shocked top seed Yuri Kryvoruchko of Ukraine to maintain a perfect score with 17 others after two rounds of the 4th Al Ain Classic Chess Championship at the Hili Rayhaan Rotana Hotel in Al Ain, UAE. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget

    The Ukrainian parliament Friday adopted a budget for 2016 with a deficit of 3 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much needed aid from the IMF and Western countries …read more Source: The Daily...