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’Massive’ child sex abuse in French Catholic Church, inquiry finds

’Massive’ child sex abuse in French Catholic Church, inquiry finds

  • Commission's two-and-a-half-year inquiry and 2,500-page report prompted outrage as the Catholic Church in France and around the world faces a growing number of abuse claims and prosecutions
  • Pope Francis expressed "great pain" over the "appalling" findings, a Vatican spokesman said
By AFP ·