US Synagogue Attack 'Inhuman Act of Violence': Pope Francis
US Synagogue Attack 'Inhuman Act of Violence': Pope Francis (Photo Credits: PTI)

Vatican City, October 28: Pope Francis on Sunday called a deadly attack on a synagogue in the United States "an inhuman act of violence", expressing his "closeness to the Jewish community".

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