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'moscow Inspired Fear' Over Pope's Shooting

By BRUCE JOHNSTON IN ROME AMERICAN, French and German authorities are holding back vital evidence over the attempt on the Pope's life on 13 May, 1981, the Italian magistrate......

'don't Fly Our Friendly Skies,' Italy Tells Us

BY BRUCE JOHNSTON ROME ITALY's CLERGY have distinguished themselves by emerging as some of the strongest critics of the US military presence in the country, after a jet cut......

Synod For September

A SYNOD of European bishops to prepare for the millennium Holy Year will be held in September of next year, according to informed sources within the Vatican, writes Bruce......

Citizen Boris Goes To Rome

BY BESS TWISTON DAVIES THE RUSSIAN President Boris Yeltsin met the Pope in Rome this week to discuss conflict between Russian Orthodox leaders and Catholics in Russia. The......

Green Light For Persecution Act

11) DREW M BROWN THE US Freedom From Rai.yious Persecution Act is expected to be voted on by Congress this spring and, as a result of changes negotiated since Christmas, it may......

Abortion'easier'

THE PORTUGUESE parliament voted to relax the country's abortion laws last week, allowing termination on demand in the first 10 weeks. The new law, drafted by the Socialist......

Arrested

NINE iiNFsii bishops from the underground Church loyal to the Holy Father have been imprisoned or barred from carrying out their ministry, according to the Vatican information......

Cardinal Dies

ARGENTINIAN Cardinal Eduardo Pironio died last Thursday aged 77, reportedly of bone cancer. He was formerly president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity. In telegrams to......

Vw Rap

THE FRENCH subsidiary of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen has canceled an advertising campaign parodying the Last Supper after outrage from French bishops. Last Wednesday......

Milin G O Con - Ir.ary To Our Front Page Report,...

Curia", published last week, the Zambian prelate Emmanuel Milingo L is u n s ota , cardinal. He is the former Archbishop of Lusaka.......

Samper

bia, Ernesto Stamper, met the Pope last Thursday.......