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Pope condemns attacks in Norway, Afghanistan and Britain, following Amess stabbing

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Pope condemns attacks in Norway, Afghanistan and Britain, following Amess stabbing
Pope condemns attacks in Norway, Afghanistan and Britain, following Amess stabbing   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021

VATICANCITY – Pope Francis on Sunday condemned recent attacks in Norway, Afghanistan and Britain, in an apparent reference to the stabbing death of parliamentarian David Amess.

The pope, speaking at his Sunday blessing in St. Peters Square, said he was praying for the families of the victims and urged the perpetrators to “abandon the path of violence”.