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Military pallbearers stand to attention next to the coffins of four Kenyan soldiers who were killed in an attack by al-Shabab in Somalia  (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)

Dozens of men were killed during the attack on the El Adde camp

Pope Francis with Imam Tidjani of the Koudoukou mosque in Bangui, Central African Republic (AP)

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a church in New Hampshire on Tuesday (AP)

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Cardinal Wuerl celebrates Mass in San Pietro in Vincoli Basilica in Rome (AP)

Cardinal Wuerl says politicians, the media and even Christians have remained silent about persecution of the faithful

The papal plane with the flags of the Vatican, right, and Kenya (Photo: AP)

Pope Francis is to depart for Entebbe in Uganda for the second leg of his Africa trip

Pope Francis waves as he arrives for a meeting with youths at Kasarani Stadium, in Nairobi (AP photo)

At Kasarani stadium Francis says corruption is like sugar – easy to enjoy, but ultimately harmful

Pope Tawadros II is attending a funeral in Jerusalem (AP)

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Pope Francis is accompanied by Cardinal John Njue, archbishop of Nairobi, as he arrives for a meeting with priests, religious and seminarians on the sports field of St Mary's School in Nairobi (Photo: CNS)

The Pope, speaking off the cuff, suggests his audience might think him a ‘rude pope’

Pope Francis takes notes as he listens to a speech during a meeting with clergy, religious men and women and seminarians at the sports field of St Mary's School. Afterwards he left to give a speech at the headquarters of the UN in Nairobi (AP photo)

Francis was speaking at the African headquarters of the UN in Nairobi

Children dance as Pope Francis, figure beneath the crucifix in the background, celebrates a Mass at the campus of the University of Nairobi, Kenya (Photo: AP)

The Pope gave a talk to UN officials