Page 6, 16th June 2000

16th June 2000
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Cathedral Burns As Flames Of Hatred Tear Through Congo

By Antoine Lokongo POPE JOHN Paul II appealed for an end to deadly clashes in Congo, saying all sides should listen to the "voice of conscience" and end the fighting. The Pope's......

Africa

Priests denied access to poor MISSIONARIES are being denied access to hunger-hit and disease ridden Burundian refugee camps, Fides, the Vatican Missionary News Agency reported......

Middle East

Pope pleads for peace POPE JOHN Paul II has sent condolences on the death of Syrian President Hafez Assad and prayed that the Middle East country would continue taking steps......

Cardinal Signals Hope For Inmates Of Death Row

By Simon Caldwell AN AMERICAN cardinal has raised new hopes for the abolition of the death penalty in the United States. Cardinal William Keeler, Archbishop of Baltimore, said......