The Pope made the remark in an interview with La Repubblica reporter Eugenio Scalfari.
“Last Thursday, I obtained a name from Pope Francis,” Scalfari reported. “It was about midday, and I used to be on the newspaper when my telephone rang.”
He mentioned Pope Francis had been watching Putin and Trump on the G20 and had develop into agitated. The Pope demanded to see him at 4 that afternoon, in keeping with a Google translation of the Italian report.
“Pope Francis advised me to be very involved concerning the assembly of the G20,” Scalfari wrote.
As translated into English by Agence France Presse, which picked up the story, the Pope mentioned “I am afraid there are very harmful alliances between powers who’ve a distorted view of the world: America and Russia, China and North Korea, Russia and Assad within the warfare in Syria.”
“The hazard considerations immigration,” the Pope continued to La Repubblica. “Our predominant and sadly rising drawback on the earth at present is that of the poor, the weak, the excluded, which incorporates migrants.”
“This is why the G20 worries me: It primarily hits immigrants,” Pope Francis mentioned, in keeping with AFP.
Pope Francis’s concept that Americans can be higher off beneath a world authorities doesn’t cease there. The radical leftist pontiff additionally went on report stating that Europe ought to develop into one nation beneath one authorities.