Gavin Mortimer Gavin Mortimer

The Pope is wrong to criticise Europe over the migrant crisis

Pope Francis with Emmanuel Macron during his trip to France (Credit: Getty images)

Pope Francis spent the weekend in Marseille where he admonished Europe for their attitude towards migrants. Specifically, the Pontiff took to task those who used words such as ‘invasion’ and ‘emergency’ when discussing the millions of migrants who have arrived in Europe in the last decade. ‘Those who risk their lives at sea do not invade, they look for welcome,’ he pronounced.

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