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“The Palestinian people made a generous peace offering of hundreds of rockets, and Israel slapped them in the face,” she said. “They wouldn’t even open their presents, callously rejecting them while they were still en route.”

“It is obvious Israel does not want peace in the region if they can’t humble themselves and accept such a dynamite gift,” she added.”

“That means, so far, jihadis have killed an average of 24 people and injured 22 others each day during the first week of the holy month.”

“The Vatican has sent a special message to all the world’s Muslims, wishing them “a peaceful and fruitful celebration of Ramadan.”

The month of Ramadan, which began this year on May 5, is “a month for strengthening the spiritual bonds we share in Muslim-Christian friendship,” reads the message from the Vatican’s office of interreligious dialogue bearing the title “Christians and Muslims: Promoting Universal Fraternity.”

“The minister said: “The greatest challenge of the out-of-school, phenomenon in recent years has been the problem of insurgency. Since the inception of the insurgency in the North-East, education has been under constant and system attack resulting in the killing of both learners and teachers and destruction of education facilities.

“Over 2,295 teachers have been killed and 19, 000 displaced in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states in the last nine years. An estimated 1,500 schools have been destroyed since 2014, with over 1, 280 casualties among teachers and students.

“This crisis has further devastated the education system as children, teachers and schools are in the frontline of the conflict.”