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Auschwitz concentration camp (AP)

In a joint statement, Israel’s religious leaders said extremism ‘desecrates religion’

Pope Francis greets a group from Poland which included some Auschwitz survivors (AP)

The Pontiff discussed his recent visit to Azerbaijan and Georgia at his weekly address

'It's very difficult to approach someone who has their head buried in their phone': A Pokémon Go player

A backlash has begun – but it’s the manufacturers, not the players, who are being blamed

Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican (AP)

The Pontiff told the faithful that young people today gave ‘strong signs’ of hope and brotherhood in a world plagued with ‘cruelty’

Pope Francis walks through the gate at Auschwitz (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

The Pope spoke to crowds gathered outside the archbishop’s residence in Kraków on Friday night

Pope Francis walks forward to deliver a reflection during the Way of the Cross (CNS)

Holy Father urges youth to follow Jesus’s Way of the Cross through works of mercy

Pope Francis enters the gate to Auschwitz (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Pontiff sits on a bench in silent prayer during trip to Nazi death camp

Pilgrims gather for Mass at the Jasna Góra Monastery in Częstochowa (Daisy Powles)

At World Youth Day, young Catholics will use the weapons of prayer and brotherhood to defy terrorists

A Polish group holds a banner at the conclusion of World Youth Day in Rio, in 2013 (AP)

Pope Francis has delivered a video message ahead of his trip to Poland next week

German Nazi commandant Rudolf Höss before his trial for crimes against humanity (AP Photo)

A pilgrim’s guide to Poland raises the sort of questions you would never see in a Lonely Planet