Pope Francis in Bold Visit to Besieged Muslim Enclave

The Pope visited the Koudoukou mosque in Bangui under heavy guard by United Nations peacekeepers on Monday, insisting on visiting an  isolated and fearful Muslim community in one of the most volatile areas of the city.

Pope Francis in Bangui.

Pope Francis arrives (file photo).


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