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Irish hierarchy to discuss child-abuse report with Pope today

by Gregg Ryan, Ireland Correspondent

THE Roman Catholic Archbishop of Armagh, Cardinal Sean Brady, and the Archbishop of Dublin, Dr Diarmuid Martin, are to meet Pope Benedict today to discuss the consequences of the report on child abuse by priests in the Dublin archdiocese (News, 4 December).

The Irish Minister for Foreign Affairs, Micheál Martin, underlined the tough ap­proach now being taken by the government towards the Vatican when he summoned the ...

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