Pope urges action on youth employment in 2017
In his year-end message, Pope Francis urges leaders to do more to help the world's youth find jobs, for fear that a generation is being lost.
Pope prays for Black Sea plane crash victims
Pope Francis expresses his condolences to the families of the victims of a Russian military plane crash.
Pope Francis meets Kerry ahead of Rome talks
Pope Francis greets U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the Vatican ahead of the 'Mediterranean Dialogues' conference in Rome, where the migrant crisis and the Middle East are expected to be discussed.
Pope prays for peace in Iraq
Pope Francis used his weekly Angelus prayer to call on the faithful to pray for the people of Mosul, where an ongoing military operation is underway to take the city from Islamic State.