martedì 23 novembre 2021

Regno Unito
Pope calls for Sir David Amess mourners to ‘combat evil with good’ at memorial

(Tom Williams, Metro)
Boris Johnson and the Pope lead the tributes as MPs gathered to bid a final goodbye to their colleague Sir David Amess, who was stabbed to death last month. A service in honour of the late Conservative politician was held at Westminster Cathedral, a day after his private funeral in Southend. MPs from both sides of the house followed Sir David’s family’s wishes and put aside political differences to pay their respects. The Prime Minister and Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer both paid tribute while a message from the Pope was read out to honour the devout Catholic.(...)