Pope Francis at the Vatican. Photo: Reuters

Pope Francis says Amazon fires were ‘set by interests that destroy’

  • The global spotlight has recently been on the world’s largest rainforest, which is vital for the planet but is suffering from its worst outbreak of fires in years
  • Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, a climate-change sceptic, has told the United Nations that the world’s media were lying about the Amazon
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Pope Francis at the Vatican. Photo: Reuters
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