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  5/25/2014, Iyar 25, 5774

Pope: No Place for Anti-Semitism, Intolerance


Pope Francis expressed deep sorrow, Sunday, over the weekend murder of two Israelis and two Europeans at a Jewish museum in Brussels, according to Agence France PresseSpeaking during a welcoming ceremony at Ben-Gurion International Airport, the leader of the Catholic Church said "I am profoundly saddened, my thoughts go out to those who lost their lives in the attack in Brussels."

The pontiff concluded, "Let us promote an education... where there will be no place for anti-Semitism in any of its forms or for expressions of hostility, discrimination or intolerance towards any individual or people."