Belfast Telegraph

Sunday 28 December 2014

Pope to meet Muslim leaders on Monday

The Pope is preparing for a meeting with Muslim leaders in the Vatican on Monday.

Monday's get-together is the latest effort to calm the anger over his use of a medieval text.

It suggested everything brought to the world by the prophet Muhammad was evil and inhuman.

A Vatican spokesperson said that the summit is aimed at re-launching a dialogue with the Islamic people.

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