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JUL 28, 2015 - Washington Times

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Libyan envoy to Vatican decries death penalty issued to Gaddafi's son

July 28--The death sentences handed Tuesday to deposed dictator Muammar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam Gheddafi and eight other former top regime officials are "unacceptable", according to Libya's internationally recognised government 's envoy to the Vatican. "They are sentences issued in the absence of a legitimate state and under the threat ...

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JUL 27, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Pope Francis Whips Out A Tablet To Kick Off World Youth Day Signups

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis opened the registration period for next year's World Youth Day in Poland, using a tablet computer to sign himself up from a window overlooking St. Peter's Square during the traditional Sunday blessing. The pontiff was joined by two young people as he extended an invitation to the world's Roman Catholic youth to join him in ...

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JUL 26, 2015 - Reuters

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Pope calls for release of priest, bishops abducted in Syria

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Sunday appealed for the release of an Italian Jesuit priest and two Orthodox bishops kidnapped in Syria two years ago, asking leaders to work for the freedom of all those abducted there.

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JUL 25, 2015 - Huffington Post

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'Bishop Of Bling' To Be Held Accountable For Excesses

PARIS (RNS) A German Catholic diocese wants to take episcopal responsibility to a new level by making its disgraced former “bishop of bling” responsible for the 3.9 million euros ($4.9 million) in losses incurred during the luxury makeover of his residence and office. Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst earned the “bling” label in 2013 when aides revealed he had spent 31 ...

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JUL 24, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Vatican Bans Italian Journalist From Papal Plane In Retaliation For Leaked Encyclical

VATICAN CITY (RNS) The Vatican said Friday (July 24) it has banned an Italian journalist from the papal plane during Pope Francis’ trip to the U.S. as punishment for his newspaper’s role in breaching the embargo on the pontiff’s hotly anticipated encyclical. While dozens of journalists will board the papal plane this September for Francis’ first official visit to Cuba and ...

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