Pope calls Palestinian leader ‘angel of peace’ during visit

Pope Francis has praised Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas as an “angel of peace” during a meeting at the Vatican on Saturday. Francis made the compliment during the traditional exchange of gifts at the end of an official audience in the Apostolic Palace. He presented Abbas with a medallion and explained that it represented the angel of peace “destroying the bad spirit of war.”

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4657846,00.html

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