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Pontiff to meet Muslim and Coptic leaders during trip

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Shan Taseer called for prayers for the Christian woman currently on death row for allegedly insulting Islam

Christian Governor Basuki ‘Ahok’ Tjahaja Purnama is charged with insulting Islam

Widely shared quotes in which Francis calls for a merger of Christianity and Islam are ‘invented’, says spokesman

The extremists can’t resist a public platform. So let’s subject their ideas to real scrutiny

Institutions from pubs to universities are already helping to reduce isolation and extremism

The demonstration followed protests by hardline Muslims against the city’s minority Christian governor

The Church has welcomed tens of thousands of new faithful in the last four years

Aid to the Church in Need say one in five countries has experienced Islamist violence since mid-2014