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Topic: United Nations

Zanetti: ‘Football match will help spread the Pope’s message of peace to the world’

Inter-religious Match for Peace expected to feautre Roberto Baggio, Zinedine Zidane and Lionel Messi

Pope highlights ‘tears and cries’ of Iraqi Christians in letter to UN

Pope renews ‘urgent appeal to the international community to end Iraq tragedy’

Ban Ki-Moon: World must do more to help persecuted Iraqis

UN secretary-general describes plight of Mount Sinjar refugees as ‘especially harrowing’

The international community is failing its obligation to protect Iraq’s persecuted minorities

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Thousands of Iraqis flee as militants seize ‘Christian capital’

Archbishop calls on UN to intervene as Islamic State militants capture Qaraqosh in north Iraq

Iraqi Christians brave heat to demand help from United Nations

Demonstrators faint in the heat during march on UN base in Irbil.

Vatican official: UN report is ‘more professional’ than the last one

New report offers praise as well as criticism, according to the Boston Globe

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Bishop urges implementation of South Sudan ceasefire

Religious leaders present at the signing of proposed peace deal in Ethiopia

Pope calls for ‘worldwide ethical mobilisation’ in address to UN

Francis says a large part of humanity now has ‘second-class status’