Vatican official Archbishop Dominique Mamberti has called for a two-state solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict insisting that "if we want peace, courageous decisions have to be made."
Meanwhile, Italian sculptor Oliviero Rainaldi has bowed to criticism and will rework his controversial statue of the late Pope John Paul II.
Vatican supports two-state solution in Israel-Palestine conflict (Catholic News Agency)
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World Youth Day 2015 in the homeland of the Blessed Wojtyla (Vatican Insider)
BBC accused of PC over BC (The West)
Five key findings of abuse report (The Kerryman)