Catholic Culture Overview
Catholic Culture Overview
Catholic World News

Pope appeals for peace in Persian Gulf, solidarity with refugees

June 17, 2019

» Continue to this story on Vatican News

CWN Editor's Note: Voicing concern over tensions in the Persian Gulf, Pope Francis said, “I call on everyone to use the instruments of diplomacy to resolve the complex problems of the conflicts in the Middle East. I also renew to the international community my heartfelt appeal for every possible effort to be made to promote dialogue and peace.” The Pontiff made his remarks during his visit to earthquake-affected areas of the Diocese of Camerino-San Severino Marche.

The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.


For all current news, visit our News home page.

Sound Off! supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a current donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.