‘May God Deliver Nigeria From These Horrors,’ Pope Francis Offers Prayer Over Plateau Massacre
state, with many victims. I pray for them and their families: May God deliver Nigeria from these horrors.”
His thoughts and assurances of closeness and prayer also went to “those who lost their lives in the fuel truck explosion in Liberia,” where 52 people died after a fuel tanker crashed and exploded on Tuesday near the capital, Monrovia. Many injured people remain in hospital in critical condition.
He also prayed for those suffering from wars and called for prayers for “the tormented Ukrainian people, the Palestinian and Israeli people, the Sudanese people and many others.”
“And let us not forget the martyred Rohingya,” he added.