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Algiers gives go-ahead for local beatification of slain French monks, foreign minister says

April 12, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: In January, Pope Francis approved a decree on the martyrdom of the Servants of God Pierre-Lucien Claverie, OP, bishop of Oran, and 18 companions, men and women religious, killed in hatred of the Faith in Algeria from 1994 to 1996. The Algerian government has given approval for the beatification to take place in Algeria.

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