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Pope Francis slams Europe’s treatment of migrants

The Pope slammed the way Europe is treating migrants. Speaking on the Greek island of Lesbos, where he met dozens of migrants, Pope Francis said they were being used for political propaganda. He urged focus on the causes of migration, such as “forgotten wars”, instead of punishing those who feel their effects. And he criticised […]

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Brazilian wife of Greek ambassador sentenced to 31 years in prison over his murder

A Brazilian woman was sentenced to 31 years in jail for plotting to kill her husband, the former Greek ambassador of Brazil. In 2016, Kyriakos Amiridis’ charred remains were found in the boot of a burnt-out car in Rio de Janeiro. His wife Fran├žoise de Souza Oliveira had been having an affair with a military […]