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Archbishop's shock and sorrow at murder of Archbishop Paulos Faraj Rahho

Thursday 13th March 2008

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams has expressed his deep shock and sorrow at the appalling murder of Paulos Faraj Rahho, the Chaldean Archbishop of Mosul:

"Our prayers are daily with the people of Iraq, especially with the vulnerable Christian community, and particularly today with the Chaldeans and Archbishop Paulos' family".

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