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A rainbow appears over Sacro Cuore Basilica during Pope Francis's visit (AP)

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A youth squats inside a burned out car in Bangui Below: Displaced civilians at the 40-acre diocesan compound in Bossangoa (CNS)

Thousands of civilians take shelter in churches, but parishes struggling to cope

Bishop Nestor-Desire Nongo Aziagbia of Bossangoa (CNS)

More than 35,000 people are living on the 40-acre diocesan compound in Bossangoa

Pope Francis delivers his Angelus address yesterday (AP)

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Archbishop Dieudonne Nzapalainga of Bangui, Central African Republic (CNS)

International community urged to help set up election body and investigate alleged crimes against humanity

Pope Francis gives his blessing at yesterday's Angelus (AP)

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Armed rebel fighters patrol streets in Central African Republic (CNS)

The Sacred Heart of Jesus of Betharram order has urged international action to stop “uncontrolled lawlessness”

Armed rebel fighters calling themselves Seleka patrol the streets in Bangui (Photo: CNS)

Missionary says bodies are left in the street after fighting leaves at least 60 dead

Children walk along a street in the town of Ndele, Central African Republic (PA)

Carmelite Father Aurelio Gazzera says Islamists have “reserved bloodiest treatment for Catholic catechists”

A server leads a procession out of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Bangui in the Central African Republic. The cathedral’s rector was abducted in April (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

Jonathan Luxmoore says clergy are being kidnapped, tabernacles profaned and Church hospitals ransacked in the Central African Republic