Pope condemns Middle East conflict (29)

Jewish News Online 2014.05.25 11:34
Pope Francis has called the Israeli-Palestinian conflict "increasingly unacceptable", urging both sides to take courageous and creative decisions to forge peace. Pope Francis meets President Shimon Peres. Francis spoke alongside Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas after landing in the West Bank town of Bethlehem in a symbolic nod to Palestinian aspirations for their own state. Previous popes making Middle East pilgrimages have landed inIsrael first
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