During the traditional Christmas speech-message “Urbi et Orbi” Pope Francis has expressed the wish world States where there are military conflicts, remembering about Ukraine and Syria. The speech by the head of the Catholic Church published “Диалог.UA” citing “Vatican Radio”.
The main Catholic of the world in his speech urged the international community to work for peace in Syria and to find the way to a peaceful resolution of the war.
“The time has come when the weapons must be silenced forever, and the world community began to actively act to resolve the crisis through negotiations and to return to civilian life in Syria,” said Dad.
While Francis asks for help the civilian population of Aleppo, who in recent weeks has become the scene of bloody attacks.
The Pope also spoke about Ukraine.
“The world of people who up to now suffering from the horrors of military battle in the East of Ukraine! I know that there is an urgent wish to end the war. It is necessary to facilitate the population and finally to fulfill all agreements and obligations that have been taken,” he said.
At the same time, the Pope didn’t say a word for the Russian Federation.
We will remind, earlier “Диалог.UA” reported that the Pope celebrated his anniversary.