Pope Francis Arrives in Havana With Call for Further US-Cuba Thaw

September 19, 2015 11:29 PM

20 0

Pope Francis Arrives in Havana With Call for Further US-Cuba Thaw

Havana: Pope Francis on Saturday urged the United States and Cuba to pursue their nascent reconciliation as he arrived in Havana on the first leg of a high-profile trip that will also take him to America.

Cuban President Raul Castro was at Jose Marti airport to greet the Argentine pontiff, whose white skullcap blew off in a tropical wind as he exited his Alitalia plane.

Also read: Donald Trump Speaks To Taiwan's President, Reversing Decades Of U.S. Policy

Read more

To category page

Loading...