Summit Focuses on Peace in Middle East

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Pope Francis is finalizing plans for a major upcoming journey. He will go to three Baltic nations in September. Topping the mission’s agenda is forgoing Christian unity and confronting religious persecution. Meantime, the Holy Father is back from a historic trip where he united Church leaders from across the Middle East in prayers for peace. Currents News Tim Harfmann reports.