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German priest abducted in Mali’s capital in rare kidnapping

November 22, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: Father Hans-Joachim Lohre, who teaches at the Institute of Islamic-Christian Training, was kidnapped as he prepared to celebrate Mass. Mali, a West African nation of 20.1 million (map), is 89% Muslim and 2% Christian, with 9% adhering to ethnic religions.

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