Tpiras comments on papal audience

(AGI) Vatican City, Sept. 18 - The leader of the Party of theEuropean Left, Alexis Tsipras, has commented on his 35 minuteaudience with Pope Francis saying, "Pope Francis and Idiscussed the economic crisis in Europe following the recessionand austerity policies, wars and the need for initiativesconcerning peace, immigration and the need to focus on humanbeings rather than speculation. "I was amazed to observe howclose our positions are," he concluded.(AGI).

(AGI) Vatican City, Sept. 18 - The leader of the Party of theEuropean Left, Alexis Tsipras, has commented on his 35 minuteaudience with Pope Francis saying, "Pope Francis and Idiscussed the economic crisis in Europe following the recessionand austerity policies, wars and the need for initiativesconcerning peace, immigration and the need to focus on humanbeings rather than speculation. "I was amazed to observe howclose our positions are," he concluded.(AGI).