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    Russian aggression, Ukraine corruption, harm Church, says Vatican envoy

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    Chinese authorities flatten two churches, remove cross from another

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    Church of Scotland moderator calls for unity following referendum

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    China rebuffs Dalai Lama for saying he may be the last to carry the name

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    IS assassination call against Twitter employees is a new terror tactic

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    Suicidal Buddhist monk forced to stop meditation inside coffin

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    Vatican and Vietnam to work on improving ties

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    Putin 'possessed by Satan,' says head of Ukrainian Orthodox Church

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    South Africa denies Dalai Lama another visa to visit 'due to China relations'

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    Imam who faces death threats says IS recruiting in Canada

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    China urges villagers: Give militants a bad stare and have a club

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    Vatican declares slavery as theme for 2015 World Day of Peace

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    Malaysia says it has thwarted planned attacks by IS sympathizers

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    Jordanian Sheikh says there is no 'Palestine' in Quaran