Libya War

Pope Francis appeals for end to Libyan civil war

Pope Francis appeals for end to Libyan civil war

In an impassioned plea during his noon address in St. Peter’s Square, Francis said he was pained by the situation in Libya, which has had no stable central authority since dictator Muammar Gaddafi was overthrown by NATO-backed rebels in 2011. For more than five years Libya has had rival parliaments and governments in the east […]