Thursday, August 21, 2014   

(Ukraine uprising) Pontiff pleads for calm
(02-19 18:51)

Pope Francis urged an end to violence by both sides in Ukraine, saying he was “concerned.’’
“I invite all parties to stop all violent actions and seek agreement and peace for the country,'' he said.—AFP


   
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