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Francis listens to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's speech at the presidential palace (Photo: PA)

Francis says military action alone will not solve ‘fratricidal wars’, ‘terrorist violence’ and ‘grave persecutions’ raging across the border

ISIS fighters stand guard at a checkpoint in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul (CNS)

Militants have been said to be using the convent as a logistics base

UKIP leader Nigel Farage (PA)

Leader of Eurosceptic party Ukip says Francis’s address to European Parliament marks major shift

Flags outside the European Parliament building in Strasbourg (PA)

For an English translation of the speech go here.

Pope Francis at the European Parliament (PA)

The Pope has discussed migration, human dignity and inter-religious dialogue in two speeches in Strasbourg

Pope Francis speaking to the Council of Europe

Pope speaks for the second time during his day-long visit to Strasbourg

Pope Francis leaves after celebrating the canonisation Mass of six news saints in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican (CNS)

Francis canonised an Indian priest and an Indian Carmelite nun along with four other Italian blesseds

Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako (CNS)

Patriarch compares situation in Iraq to Europe under Nazi occupation

Pope Francis greets a child after his address to participants in a conference on autism (AP)

Catholics must break down isolation surrounding people with autism spectrum disorder, says Pope

A child in Sierra Leone receives her shoebox (St Anselm’s College)

St Anselm’s College in Birkenhead have filled 800 shoeboxes with gifts