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Poverty, strife-hit Madagascar welcomes Pope Francis

Poverty, strife-hit Madagascar welcomes Pope Francis

True to his reputation as "pope of the poor", Pope Francis began a visit Saturday to Madagascar, one of the world's most impoverished nations with a unique and threatened environment. Arriving from Mozambique, where he pleaded for understanding and the renu

Poverty, strife-hit Madagascar welcomes Pope Francis

Poverty, strife-hit Madagascar welcomes Pope Francis

True to his reputation as "pope of the poor", Pope Francis begins a visit Saturday to Madagascar, one of the world's most impoverished nations. Arriving from Mozambique, where he pleaded for understanding and the renunciation of violence in a country riven

North Korean defector mothers struggle in South

North Korean defector mothers struggle in South

When Lim reached South Korea, she thought she had left behind the miseries of poverty and an unwanted marriage for a better life with her daughter.She is one of more than 33,000 North Koreans -- the vast majority of them women -- who have fled to the South fro

Pope Francis to visit poor of Mozambique, Madagascar, Mauritius

Pope Francis to visit poor of Mozambique, Madagascar, Mauritius

Pope Francis flies out on Wednesday for a week-long tour visiting three Indian Ocean African countries hard hit by poverty, conflict and natural disaster.The pope will visit Mozambique and Madagascar, as well as Mauritius, countries visited by pope John Paul I