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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a news conference in Tehran (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 26/01/16

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Police officers install security barriers at the historic Sultanahmet district after Tuesday's bombing (AP)

A suspected member of ISIS has killed at least 10 people in a suicide bombing in the Turkish capital

A MOAS rescuer helps a child after a refugee boat capsized off a remote Greek island. Credit: Robert Young Pelton / MOAS.EU @2016

A two-year old became the first refugee to drown in 2016, as a migrant dinghy capsized while crossing the Aegean Sea

Orhan Pamuk of Turkey (AP Photo /Anders Wiklund)

Nobel Prize-winner Orhan Pamuk received death threats when he spoke up for Turkey’s religious minorities. On a visit to London, he explains why he won’t be silenced

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said we must act (PA)

The cardinal gave an interview to ITV news last night about the growing migrant crisis

Bishop-designate Paolo Bizzeti (CNS)

Pope Francis’s nomination of Fr Paolo Bizzeti has been announced by the Vatican

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk championed Turkish women’s education and rights (PA)

Paul Ginsborg highlights the unhealthy family environment which seemed to nurture a number of dictators

Cardinal Bo, centre: 'Sadly democracy has brought in hatred, denial of rights to sections of the people' (AP)

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Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu, left, and his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott at a ceremony earlier this week (AP)

And, as friends, we ask them to recognise the Armenian Genocide

Priests bless an icon commemorating the martyrs during the ceremony at Echmiadzin cathedral (Photo: AP)

Armenian patriarch says canonisations will bring ‘life-giving new breath’ to the country