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Pope Francis to Host Peres and Abbas on Sunday

Pope Francis will host on Sunday an unprecedented peace prayer meeting with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, AFP reports.

The prayer is a symbolic gesture to foster dialogue but is unlikely to have any immediate effect.

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