Father Jacques Hamel, an 85-year-old priest, was murdered by two alleged Islamic State jihadists during a church service on 26 July 2016. Photo: EPA Father Jacques Hamel, an 85-year-old priest, was murdered by two alleged Islamic State jihadists during a church service on 26 July 2016. Photo: EPA
Father Jacques Hamel, an 85-year-old priest, was murdered by two alleged Islamic State jihadists during a church service on 26 July 2016. Photo: EPA

Pope Francis says murdered French priest a martyr, on road to sainthood

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Father Jacques Hamel, an 85-year-old priest, was murdered by two alleged Islamic State jihadists during a church service on 26 July 2016. Photo: EPA Father Jacques Hamel, an 85-year-old priest, was murdered by two alleged Islamic State jihadists during a church service on 26 July 2016. Photo: EPA
Father Jacques Hamel, an 85-year-old priest, was murdered by two alleged Islamic State jihadists during a church service on 26 July 2016. Photo: EPA
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