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Pope condemns Holocaust


The Pope has made a final speech before leaving the Middle East.

He said his visit to the Holocaust memorial in Israel reminded him of his own visit to Auschwitz, where so many Jews were brutally exterminated.

He said such an appalling chapter of history "should never be forgotten or denied".


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