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Bishops from around the nation met in Baltimore yesterday at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Bishops call for change on Iraq policy

Catholic leaders stress need for justice, peace

By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / November 14, 2006

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BALTIMORE -- The nation's Catholic bishops, saying the United States needs to move past the "shrill and shallow debate" of last week's midterm Congressional elections, declared yesterday that the goal in Iraq should be justice and peace, rather than victory, and that the nation should withdraw its forces at the earliest opportunity, consistent with a responsible transition. (Full article: 1077 words)

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