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Alan Ruschel and Jakson Follmann were two of only six survivors from the 2016 crash that killed 71 people

‘He asked you to marry him, what do you say?’ the Pope responded

The forthcoming papal visit will be an important moment for a country troubled by violence and persecution

Laws should ‘favour a correct human and natural ecology’

The visit comes amid a thaw in relations between the Holy See and the Burmese government

‘One cannot help but worry, above all for the senseless hatred that it is.’

Holy Father says imprisonment ‘must have a horizon of hope’

The video also shows jihadists ransacking a church in the Philippines

The Pope invoked his ‘magisterial authority’ in a major speech to Italian liturgists

The Pope also called on Catholics to lobby their governments to be more welcoming to migrants