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Pope acknowledges sexual abuse of the nuns, says committed to stopping the abuse

WION Feb 06, 2019, 01.29 PM (IST)

Pope Francis said he was committed to stopping the sexual abuse of nuns by priests and bishops. Speaking to media as he returned from his visit to the United Arab Emirates, Francis said that women were still treated as second-class citizens and more needed to be done to end mistreatment.