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Pope calls Pakistan church attack act of hate, war

Pope calls Pakistan church attack act of hate, war

Sep 22, – Pope Francis has led several thousand people in a special prayer for the victims of the church attack in Pakistan. Francis was wrapping up a daylong visit to Sardinia on Sunday when he took the microphone and told throngs of young people about the scale of the attack in Peshawar. He said […]

September 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
Attack on Pakistani church kills over 60 people

Attack on Pakistani church kills over 60 people

Sep 22, –  A pair of suicide bombers detonated their explosives outside a historic church in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing over 60 people in the deadliest-ever attack on the country’s Christian minority, officials said. The bombing in Peshawar, which wounded another 120 people, underlines the threat posed by Islamic extremists as the government seeks […]

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