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Moon, Kim invite Pope to Pyongyang, the former ‘Jerusalem of the East’

It used to be called “The Jerusalem of the East,” but Pyongyang today is the capital of one of the most religiously repressive nations on earth. However, that is not stopping the Catholic president of South Korea from inviting Pope Francis to visit North Korea. During last month’s inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang, South Korean President […]