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The Latest: 3 churches firebombed in Chile during pope visit

SANTIAGO, Chile/January 16, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on the pope’s visit to Chile (all times local): 9:10 a.m. Three churches have been firebombed in Chile on the first full day of Pope Francis’ visit to the Andean nation. Authorities say two churches were burned in the early hours of Tuesday in the southern Araucania region. The … Continue reading The Latest: 3 churches firebombed in Chile during pope visit

3 Chile churches firebombed, president calls for ‘respect’

SANTIAGO, Chile/January 12, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— President Michelle Bachelet asked Chileans on Friday to receive Pope Francis in a “climate of respect,” hours after three Roman Catholic Churches were firebombed and a note left at the scene threatening the pontiff. In the overnight attacks in Santiago, the capital and largest city where the pope will arrive Monday, … Continue reading 3 Chile churches firebombed, president calls for ‘respect’