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Francis tells journalists the situation ‘has heated up too much’

In his homily, Francis decried religious fanaticism

Al-Azhar’s grand imam thanked the Pope for his ‘fair’ comments

Francis was driven into town in a blue Fiat with the window rolled down, having said he would not travel in an armoured vehicle

The Pope is visiting the country only weeks after twin suicide attacks on Coptic churches

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Egypt’s long Good Friday

The Pope is taking a risk by visiting Egypt, but he is going to the right place at the right time

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The papal visit comes shortly after suicide attacks on two churches killed dozens of people

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