Pope Frances “encourages” Armenia-Azerbaijan dialogue

Pope Frances “encourages” Armenia-Azerbaijan dialogue

PanARMENIAN.Net - Following the Easter Sunday Mass on March 31, Pope Francis delivered his Easter message and blessing, also weighing in on the situation in the South Caucasus.

The Pope encouraged discussions taking place between Armenia and Azerbaijan, "so that, with the support of the international community, they can pursue dialogue, assist the displaced, respect the places of worship of the various religious confessions, and arrive as soon as possible at a definitive peace agreement," the Vatican News reports.

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