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South Sudan’s president ‘was shocked and trembled’ when Pope kissed his feet

May 20, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: The South Sudanese Civil War began in 2013; the government and a leading rebel group signed a peace agreement in September 2018. In April 2019, Pope Francis kissed the feet of the nation’s leaders as he appealed for peace in the strife-torn nation.

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