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Killed Italian envoy's widow tearfully tells pope of husband's aid work

FILE PHOTO: Zakia Seddiki, wife of the Italian ambassador Luca Attanasio, is seen outside Santa Maria degli Angeli church before the funeral of her husband and his bodyguard Vittorio Iacovacci, who were killed in an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in Rome, Italy, February 25, 2021. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

FILE PHOTO: Zakia Seddiki, wife of the Italian ambassador Luca Attanasio, is seen outside Santa Maria degli Angeli church before the funeral of her husband and his bodyguard Vittorio Iacovacci, who were killed in an attack in the Democratic Republic...more

FILE PHOTO: Zakia Seddiki, wife of the Italian ambassador Luca Attanasio, is seen outside Santa Maria degli Angeli church before the funeral of her husband and his bodyguard Vittorio Iacovacci, who were killed in an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in Rome, Italy, February 25, 2021. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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Zakia Seddiki, widow of slain Italian Ambassador Luca Attanasio, with daughters greets Pope Francis during the 10th World Meeting of Families at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Zakia Seddiki, widow of slain Italian Ambassador Luca Attanasio, with daughters greets Pope Francis during the 10th World Meeting of Families at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Zakia Seddiki, widow of slain Italian Ambassador Luca Attanasio, with daughters greets Pope Francis during the 10th World Meeting of Families at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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Zakia Seddiki, widow of slain Italian Ambassador Luca Attanasio, with daughters greets Pope Francis during the 10th World Meeting of Families at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Zakia Seddiki, widow of slain Italian Ambassador Luca Attanasio, with daughters greets Pope Francis during the 10th World Meeting of Families at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Zakia Seddiki, widow of slain Italian Ambassador Luca Attanasio, with daughters greets Pope Francis during the 10th World Meeting of Families at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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