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Palm Trees Planted in Africa
Ten royal palm trees now line the walkway up to the main entrance of the Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo temple. Crews are working toward enclosing the building so that interior work may begin.
Exterior Walls Rising in Peru
Crews at the Arequipa Peru Temple site have poured the second level exterior walls for the temple and the adjoining housing facility.
South Africa Temple Updates
At the Durban South Africa Temple site crews are focusing their efforts inside the temple. The baptistry and utility work have begun as waterproofing continues on the temple exterior. The auxiliary missionary housing facility basement floor is finished, and work continues on plumbing, electrical, HVAC, and fire. Palm trees are being planted on the temple grounds.
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