The Malta Independent 27 June 2016, Monday
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Vatican denies Pope Francis has 'Crusades' mentality over genocide

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Ministry for Health deny claims made by media, quoted by Opposition Leader Busuttil

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Opposition Leader offers cooperation again, critiques hospital privatisation contracts; PL reacts

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