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Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Ahmad el-Tayeb, grand imam of Egypt's al-Azhar mosque and university, during a private meeting in May (CNS/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

Acting on Pope Francis’s wishes, a Vatican official is in Cairo to visit al-Azhar University

Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street on Tuesday after the final Cabinet meeting with David Cameron as Prime Minister

The cardinal and the new Conservative leader have previously worked together in the fight against human trafficking

Under Pakistan's blasphemy laws, anyone accused of insulting Islam can be sentenced to death (AP)

Nadeem James Masih is on the run after allegedly sending the poem to his Muslim friend

Cardinal Robert Sarah, prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments (CNS)

The cardinal speech entitled, Towards an Authentic Implementation of Sacrosanctum Concilium, was delivered in London on July 5

The father of a man who was killed by ISIS attends a service in the Virgin Mary Church near Cairo (CNS)

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Pope Francis holds a candle as he celebrates a Mass with religious in St Peter's Basilica in February (CNS)

Pope Francis met Cardinal Sarah to indicate that no liturgical directives will begin in Advent, according to Vatican spokesman

Displaced people walk next to a razor wire fence at the United Nations base in Juba (AP)

Violent clashes between forces loyal to the president and those loyal to the vice president have spread across the city of Juba in recent days

Pope Francis shakes hands with Greg Burke at the Vatican (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool photo via AP)

Spanish journalist Paloma Garcia Ovejero will work alongside Burke as vice director of the Vatican’s press office

The statue of Our Lady of Walsingham is held aloft during a Year of Mercy pilgrimage attended by Cardinal Nichols (Photo: mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

A collection in September will help the national Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham in its efforts to raise £10 million

South Sudanese rebel soldiers raise their weapons at a military camp in the capital Juba, South Sudan (AP Photo/Jason Patinkin)

Clashes between government and opposition forces in the country’s capital have enter their fifth day