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  A blind man walks past cars and buildings damaged in fighting in the old city of Aleppo, Syria, Dec. 27. In his message for the World Day of Peace, Jan. 1, Pope Benedict XVI said everyone has a role to play in building peace in their communities and the world. (CNS/Reuters)
 
  A blind man walks past cars and buildings damaged in fighting in the old city of Aleppo, Syria, Dec. 27. In his message for the World Day of Peace, Jan. 1, Pope Benedict XVI said everyone has a role to play in building peace in their communities and the world. (CNS/Reuters)