domenica 5 dicembre 2021

Pope urges action on migrant crisis to stop ‘shipwreck of civilisation’

(Nicole Winfield, Trisha Thomas and Derek Gatopoulos, Associated Press - Irish Examiner)
Pope Francis returned to the Greek island of Lesbos to offer comfort to migrants at a refugee camp and blast what he said was the indifference and self-interest shown by Europe “that condemns to death those on the fringes”. “Please, let us stop this shipwreck of civilisation!” Francis said at the Mavrovouni camp, a cluster of white UN containers on the edge of the sea lined by barbed wire fencing and draped with laundry hanging from lines. (...)