Bombed cathedral reopens in Philippines
July 17, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: The Catholic cathedral in Jolo, in the Philippines, was reopened for worship on July 16. The cathedral, located in the southwest of the country’s archipelago, had been badly damaged in a January 27 terrorist bombings that killed 21 people and injured dozens more. Several members of the Islamic separatist group Abu Sayyaf were arrested and charged with the bombing.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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