February 28, 1995 in Nation/World

Pope Sends Envoy To Help Stop War

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Pope John Paul II is sending an envoy to South America to back peace efforts in the border war between Ecuador and Peru.

Italian Cardinal Carlo Furno is going in the pope’s name to speak “with the highest-level authorities” in those two countries, Vatican spokesman Joaquin Navarro said Monday.


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