Following the the current crisis between the two countries, the pop has urged the United States of America and Iran to avoid escalation and pursue “dialogue and self-restraint.”
The pope made his appeal, in a yearly speech that has come to be known as his “State of the World” address to ambassadors accredited to the Vatican on Wednesday.
Pop Francis told diplomats from more than 180 states, he said;
Particularly troubling are the signals coming from the entire region following the heightening of tensions between Iran and the United States.
The tensions risked compromising the gradual process of rebuilding in Iraq, as well as setting the groundwork for a vaster conflict that all of us would want to avert.
After launching over 15 missiles on US targets in Iraq on Wednesday in retaliation to the death of Qassem Soleimani, who was buried on Tuesday.
Iran has further issued another warning that any US retaliation to the missile attacks in Baghdad would lead to an all-out war in the Middle East.
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