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Pope urges UN to help Venezuela

Pope Francis appealed to the United Nations on Monday to help Venezuela end a deadly economic, political and social crisis. "The most painful is the humanitarian problem. There are so many people fleeing or suffering," the pontiff told journalists aboard the papal plane on his return trip from a five-day visit to Colombia. "It's a humanitarian problem that needs to be addressed, and I believe the UN must make itself heard, to help," he said.
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