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Pope Francis meets with two Nigerian girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram

March 09, 2023

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CWN Editor's Note: On March 8, Pope Francis received two Nigerian women who suffered terribly at the hands of the Islamist militiant organization Boko Haram. One was held in captivity for nine years; she saw her father beheaded and her brother dismembered with a machete.

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