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Biased BBC: The Pope did not call Mahmoud Abbas an ‘angel of peace’

by | 17th, May 2015

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According to the BBC, Pope Francis called Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas “an angel of peace” while presenting him with a gift.

The BBC’s David Willey in Rome says that after 20 minutes of private talks, Pope Francis gave Mr Abbas the medallion depicting an angel of peace adding: “It is appropriate because you are an angel of peace.”

The New York Times, Fox News and Independent  agree. Yep, The Pope dubbed Abbas an “angel of peace”.

But did he?

La Stampa  says

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