FRANCE: LOURDES PREPARES FOR ANNUAL EVENT WITH BEEFED UP SECURITY…..

Because the government has allowed for Islamonazis who prey on people praying, into their country.

Lourdes prepares for pilgrims in shadow of attacks

People gather during the annual Catholic pilgrimage at the sanctuary of Notre Dame de Lourdes. Photos: AFP

Lourdes prepares for pilgrims in shadow of attacks

Published: 12 Aug 2016 17:12 GMT+02:00

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    Each year, tens of thousands flock to the sanctuary in the foothills of the Pyrenees for the Feast of the Assumption on August 15, marking the ascent of the Virgin Mary into Heaven.

       

    This year’s pilgrimage comes as Catholics reel from the killing of an elderly French priest on July 26 by two Islamist extremists, who stormed his church in northern France during Mass and slit his throat.

       

    Jacques Hamel’s murder came under two weeks after a Tunisian — said by investigators to have become radicalised by online jihadist videos — ploughed a truck into a Bastille Day crowd in the Riviera city of Nice, killing 85 people.

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