The pontiff prayed silently alone on Tuesday amid the rubble in the hardest-hit part of the devastated town of Amatrice, Italy.
Pope Francis has made a surprise visit to the site of the devastating August earthquake in central Italy.
Pope Francis paid an emotional visit Friday to the Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Poland. The pontiff walked through the infamous entrance gates alone. He stayed silent through much of the visit, stopping to pray. Seth Doane ...
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.
Pope made a surprise trip to survivors in cities devastated by an earthquake that killed nearly 300 people in central Italy.