Pope Francis denounces Europe’s migrant crisis as ‘shipwreck of civilization’

LESBOS, Greece — In a visit aimed at pricking Europe’s conscience, Pope Francis returned Sunday to Lesbos, the Greek island that has come to symbolize the continent’s migration crisis. “We are in the age of walls and barbed wire,” the pope said in a tent set up at the waterfront Mavrovouni refugee camp, a cluster … Read more

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