Pope expresses 'deep sorrow' over Love Parade deaths

25th July 2010, Comments 0 comments

Pope Benedict XVI on Sunday expressed "deep sorrow" over the Love Parade music festival stampede in Duisburg, Germany, that claimed 19 lives.

"I remember in my prayers the young people who lost their lives," the German pope said after leading the weekly Angelus prayer at his summer residence in Castel Gandolfo near Rome.

© 2010 AFP

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