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Islamic group releases video of nun seized in Mali last year, still held as hostage

February 01, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: An Islamic extremist group has released a video in which Sister Gloria Cecilia Narvaez Argoti, a Colombian missionary abducted in Mali in 2017, asks Pope Francis to help secure her release. Bishop Jean-Baptiste Tiama of Sikasso, Mali, remarks that the video offers encouragement, since it is the first recent confirmation that the kidnapped religious is alive.

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