December 17, 2021

33rd Special Session of the Human Rights Council “On the Grave Human Rights Situation in Ethiopia”

The Holy See, in hoping for a peaceful and swift resolution to the ongoing tensions, remains confident that dialogue, in a spirit of fraternity, may bring about the much-desired peace. Indeed, in the words of Pope Francis “The way of peace […] reconciles conflicts and regenerates the beauty of fraternity. […] There is no other way to achieve reconciliation. Let us nurture hope by […] openness to sincere discussion that would give priority to people’s needs”.

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