Pope greets relatives of 2 Britons slain by Islamic State group, urges interfaith efforts

March 25, 2015 2:04 PM

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Pope greets relatives of 2 Britons slain by Islamic State group, urges interfaith efforts

Mike Haines, center, brother of David Haines, the British aid worker who was killed in Syria last year by the Islamic State group, and Barbara Henning, left, wife of murdered Islamic State hostage aid worker Alan Henning, arrive in St. Peter's Square to attend Pope Francis general audience, at the Vatican, Wednesday, March 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) (The Associated Press)

VATICAN CITY – Relatives of two British hostages killed by the Islamic State group have met Pope Francis as part of efforts to unite people of different faiths to oppose religious extremism.

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