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Israel to reopen Gaza crossing after week of calm on border

Israel’s defense minister has announced he will reopen the country’s main personnel crossing with the Gaza Strip following a week of relative calm along the border.

Former Vatican ambassador says Pope Francis, Benedict knew of sexual misconduct allegations against McCarrick for years

In an 11-page letter, Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò said that the former archbishop of Washington had been privately sanctioned under Pope Benedict XVI for his alleged sexual misconduct

Man killed after street festival in eastern Germany

Police say a man has died and two others were injured in an altercation between several people of “various nationalities” in the eastern German city of Chemnitz. The clash was followed by a march during which bottles were thrown at officers.