Pope Francis has sent his condolences for victims of the landslide in a mine in Gbanipea, Liberia
The telegram was sent on Pope Francis’ behalf by Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, to the Bishop of Gbarnga, Anthony Fallah Borwah.
Below is the Vatican-provided telegram:
The Most Reverend Anthony Fallah Borwah
Bishop of Gbarnga
His Holiness Pope Francis was deeply saddened to learn of the injury and loss of life caused by a mudslide in Gbanipea, and he expresses his heartfelt solidarity with you and all those affected by this tragedy. He prays for those who mourn the loss of their loved ones and the emergency personnel who assist the victims. Upon all the Holy Father invokes the divine blessings of strength and healing.
Cardinal Pietro Parolin
Secretary of State