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By staff writers
January 5, 2005

Pope joins day of mourning for tsunami victims

-05/01/05

Pope John Paul has joined Europe's day of mourning for the victims of the Asian tsunami, offering prayers for the 150,000 people killed and millions struggling to survive.

"In Europe, today is dedicated to the numerous victims of the tsunami that has tragically hit southeast Asia," the Pope told hundreds of pilgrims gathered for his weekly audience.

Pope joins day of mourning for tsunami victims

-05/01/05

Pope John Paul has joined Europe's day of mourning for the victims of the Asian tsunami, offering prayers for the 150,000 people killed and millions struggling to survive.

"In Europe, today is dedicated to the numerous victims of the tsunami that has tragically hit southeast Asia," the Pope told hundreds of pilgrims gathered for his weekly audience.

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