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> The US press doesn't report much about foreign affairs, if the US are
> not directly affected. So here I want to report on a meeting
> mid-November in Nicosia Cyprus. There more than 200 representatives of
> all world religions met under the auspices of St Egidio, a catholic
> community to celebrate a yearly peace meeting. You may find something
> on the net. At the end of this meeting Ingrid Betancourt spoke, you
> remember the Columbian politician held hostage for more than 6 years.
> `War can never be holy.' She got standing ovations from all members
> of the meeting, but Imam Mohamed Ali Abtahi from Teheran, president of
> the institute for interreligious dialogue and representants for the
> Jews were among the first to raise, to get up from their chairs and
> applaude that fragile lady.
Ingrid Betancourt is in Argentina NOW. She was "received" by
Presidenta Cristina K. just before or after Madonna - who is here to
give a concert, which she canceled. The ways of the world are strange.