On eve of meeting pope, South Korean president speaks of peace hopes

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sits with Italian cardinal Pietro Parolin at the end of a special mass for peace in the Korean peninsula in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, October 17, 2018. REUTERS/Max Rossi

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – South Korea’s president spoke of “heart-warming” moves toward peace on the Korean peninsula on Wednesday, a day before he is expected to relay an invitation to Pope Francis to visit North Korea. Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the number two in the Vatican, said a Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica […]

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