Pope Francis has condemned the killing of 50 people at a gay club in Orlando which happened early hours of this morning.
The attack “has caused in Pope Francis, and in all of us, the deepest
feelings of horror and condemnation… before this new manifestation of
homicidal folly and senseless hatred”, said a statement from the Holy
“We all hope that ways may be found, as soon as possible, to effectively
identify and contrast the causes of such terrible and absurd violence,”
the Holy See statement added.
The attack is said to be the worst mass shooting in US history.