Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fouad Twal, center, marches with other clergy men from St. Joseph Church for the annual procession that is held in Haifa on honor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Haifa, Israel, Sunday, May 11, 2014. The top Roman Catholic cleric in the Holy Land is urging Israel to crack down on vandals behind a spate of hate crimes aimed primarily at Christian and Muslim sites, a week before Pope Francis visits.
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fouad Twal, center, marches with other clergy men from St. Joseph Church for the annual procession that is held in Haifa on honor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Haifa, Israel, Sunday, May 11, 2014. The top Roman Catholic cleric in the Holy Land is urging Israel to crack down on vandals behind a spate of hate crimes aimed primarily at Christian and Muslim sites, a week before Pope Francis visits. AP
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fouad Twal, center, marches with other clergy men from St. Joseph Church for the annual procession that is held in Haifa on honor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Haifa, Israel, Sunday, May 11, 2014. The top Roman Catholic cleric in the Holy Land is urging Israel to crack down on vandals behind a spate of hate crimes aimed primarily at Christian and Muslim sites, a week before Pope Francis visits. AP

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May 11, 2014 4:39 PM

Jerusalem’s top Catholic asks Israel to crack down on holy site vandalism ahead of pope’s visit

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