Use lesson of oppression to promote tolerance, Pope urges Lithuania

Pope Francis speaks at the Gate of Dawn shrine in Vilnius, Lithuania September 22, 2018. REUTERS/Max Rossi

VILNIUS (Reuters) – Pope Francis said at the start of a four-day trip to the Baltics on Saturday that Lithuania should see its painful past under Soviet and Nazi domination as an impetus to promote tolerance in Europe. Francis, on the first trip by a pope to the region since 1993, is using his visit […]

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