Pope Francis and Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew have visited the Greek island of Lesbos to draw the world's attention to the plight of refugees trying to reach Europe. After the visit, the pope took three families of Syrian refugees to Rome.
Wim Wenders is deeply impressed by the Pope. With his documentary "Pope Francis: A Man of his Word," which just premiered at Cannes, he wants to show that the Catholic church leader can change the world.
Christened 'Jorge' when he was born in Argentina, Pope Francis is celebrating his Saint's Day not with a dragon but a gelato. He is sharing the ice cream with 3,000 of Rome's poor and homeless.
Police on Lesbos cleared the main port area on Monday following a clash between far-right extremists and migrants. While no longer a key transit point for entering Europe, the Greek island suffers severe over-crowding.
Riot police clashed with protesters at a Lesbos rally against the EU's migration policy. Some groups have warned that the island is "reaching breaking point" with thousands of refugees stranded by the policy.
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