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    Pope urges end to Syria ?horror?
    Apr17

    Pope urges end to Syria ?horror?

    Easter address VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis urged an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome on Sunday. The Easter mass, the highlight of the Christian calendar began under a cloudy sky where worshippers had gathered since the early...

    Pope Decries ‘Vile’ Attack on Syrians in Easter Address
    Apr17

    Pope Decries ‘Vile’ Attack on Syrians in Easter Address

    VATICAN CITY — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria. Both in his impromptu homily during Mass in St. Peter’s Square and later in his formal “Urbi et...

    Short Hiatus In War Gives Ukrainians In Donetsk A Chance To Celebrate Easter
    Apr17

    Short Hiatus In War Gives Ukrainians In Donetsk A Chance To Celebrate Easter

    Easter is one of the few times the 3-year-old war in Eastern Ukraine takes a hiatus. The overnight curfew lifted on Saturday so residents could pray and play all night into Easter Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Pope urges end to Syria ‘horror’ at Easter mass
    Apr16

    Pope urges end to Syria ‘horror’ at Easter mass

    Pope Francis urged yesterday an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome.The Easter mass, the highlight of the Christian calendar began under a cloudy sky where worshippers had gathered since the early hours to gain access amid tight...

    Protest over Russian Crimea map in German textbook
    Apr16

    Protest over Russian Crimea map in German textbook

    The German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees withdrew its approval for a textbook over a map showing Crimea as part of Russia. The story of a small Berlin firm stepping on a minefield of international politics. …read more Source:...

    Protest over Russian Crimea map in German textbook
    Apr16

    Protest over Russian Crimea map in German textbook

    The German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees withdrew its approval for a textbook over a map showing Crimea as part of Russia. The story of a small Berlin firm stepping on a minefield of international politics. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Pope prays for an end to ‘vile’ attacks in Syria in his Easter address
    Apr16

    Pope prays for an end to ‘vile’ attacks in Syria in his Easter address

    VATICAN CITY // On the holiest day in Christendom, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria.In his balcony address, Francis prayed that God would sustain those working to comfort and help the civilian population...

    Pope Denounces ‘Vile’ Syria Attack In His Easter Message
    Apr16

    Pope Denounces ‘Vile’ Syria Attack In His Easter Message

    Pope Francis used his Easter address Sunday to speak out against the most recent bombing in Syria.In an “Urbi et Orbi” (“To the City and the World”) speech with an audience of thousands, Francis called for the support of those working to bring peace to Syrians, who are “so greatly suffering from a war that continues to sow horror and death,” he...

    Chabad rabbi brutally beaten in Ukraine dies of wounds
    Apr16

    Chabad rabbi brutally beaten in Ukraine dies of wounds

    Six months after violent robbery, Rabbi Mendel Deitsch succumbs to injuries; is buried Sunday in Jerusalem …read more Source: The Times of...

    Protest over incorrect map of Crimea in German textbook
    Apr16

    Protest over incorrect map of Crimea in German textbook

    The German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees withdrew its approval for a textbook over a map showing Crimea as part of Russia. The story of a small Berlin firm stepping on a minefield of international politics. …read more Source:...