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Pope to Visit Canada July 24-30 to Apologise Over Residential Schools | World News

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis will visit Canada July 24-30, the Vatican said on Friday, a trip during which he is expected to personally apologise for the Catholic Church’s role in residential schools where many indigenous children were abused.

A Vatican statement said the pope would visit the cities of Edmonton, Québec and Iqaluit.

(Reporting by Philip Pullella; Editing by Toby Chopra)

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