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Pilgrims flock to Greek island


The Greek island of Tinos has become crowded with thousands of pilgrims, all hoping to be granted a miracle.

They come to visit an icon of the Virgin Mary, dug up in 1823 after a nun said she had dreamt where it could be found.

Malcolm Brabant reports from Tinos.


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