30 missionaries killed during 2000
30 Catholic missionaries died in the line of duty during the past year, including three who perished while nursing victims of the deadly Ebola virus outbreak in Africa, the Vatican's Fides missionary news service has reported.
Its list of "martyrs of 2000" list includes priests, nuns, seminarians and lay workers.
Among the dead were two nuns and a lay volunteer who nursed Ebola victims in Uganda.
The 'martyrology' is available on the Fides website.