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Irish police will block ‘travelers’ from setting up camp before Pope’s visit

July 11, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Irish police will stop “travelers” (gypsies) from setting up camp near the Marian shrine at Knock in advance of an August 26 visit by Pope Francis. Travelers traditionally congregate around Knock in August, making pilgrimages for the feast of the Assumption.

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