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Thursday, January 25, 2018
Pope decries persecution and murder based on religious affiliation
‘It Is Unacceptable to Kill or Persecute Because of Religion,’ Pope Tells Yazidis
Pope Francis received members of the Yazidi community from Germany before the General Audience this morning, in the small hall of the Vatican’s Paul VI Hall. The Yazidis are religious minority, many of whom have been killed or forced out of their homelands by ISIS.