ROME (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Tuesday made a surprise visit to Amatrice, one of the towns hardest hit by an earthquake that struck central Italy in August, killing nearly 300 people.
AMATRICE, Italy (Reuters) - Rescuers believe they have located more bodies in the ruined town of Amatrice, five days after a devastating earthquake struck central Italy, killing at least 290 people.
Pope Francis on Tuesday made an emotionally charged visit to the Italian mountain communities devastated by an August 24 earthquake, praying silently amid the ruins and urging survivors to have faith in the future. In keeping with h...
The pontiff prayed silently alone on Tuesday amid the rubble in the hardest-hit part of the devastated town of Amatrice, Italy.