Pope and Nuncio Issue Urgent Appeals for Peace in Syria

In his third appeal in two months, Pope Benedict XVI has called for an immediate halt to “all violence and shedding of blood” in Syria. His comments came as government forces and rebels battle for control of Aleppo, Syria’s largest city. Thousands of refugees, many of them Christians, are reportedly fleeing across the border into surrounding countries.

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