Pope prays that Honduras peacefully solves political crisis

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis states he is praying that Honduras can peacefully conquer a violent political disaster.

Deadly protests have erupted from the Central American country over a delayed vote count inside a disputed presidential election.

Francis informed people in St. Peter’s Sq. on Sunday he was remembering Hondurans in his prayers in a very distinctive way in order that they “can in a tranquil manner prevail over the present tough minute.”

The most crucial opposition prospect on Saturday known as for your vote to get held once again, soon after clashes amongst protesters and troops, plus the governing administration imposed a dawn-to-dusk curfew.

Both equally incumbent President Juan Orlando Hernandez and rival, Tv individuality Salvador Nastralla, have claimed victory within the Nov. 26 election. At the least one particular man or woman has died in clashes.