Pope Francis is urging the world not to look the other way from war and suffering in the Middle East and appealed to leaders “for greater and renewed efforts to achieve peace throughout the Middle East.”
Pope Benedict urged Arab leaders on Sunday at a huge open-air Mass in Lebanon to work for reconciliation in a Middle East riven by Syria's civil war and blazing with fury over a film mocking the Muslim Prophet Mohammad.
Pope Francis urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to make a "sincere effort to achieve peace " in Ukraine when the two leaders met privately Wednesday at the Vatican.
A top American diplomat has urged Pope Francis to do his bit to prevent World War 3 and take a tougher stance when he meets with with Vladimir Putin on Wednesday evening. Pope Francis has pleaded on many occasions for peace in the U...
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis urged Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday to commit himself to a "sincere and great effort" to achieve peace in Ukraine, the Vatican said.