“Let us work together to replace despair with HOPE, fear with human SECURITY and humiliation with DIGNITY”

Pope, Palestinian leader discuss Gaza, including call for cease-fire

ROME – Pope Francis and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas spoke Thursday over the phone about the latest developments in the Gaza, stressing the need to seek avenues for peace and calling for humanitarian corridors to allow aid into the region.

The phone call between Abbas and Pope Francis focused not only on the war between Israel and Hamas in Gaza, but also on Jerusalem and the West Bank.


2023-11-08T07:15:44+00:00 November 8th, 2023|Categories: News|