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Pope Francis: UN Should Encourage ‘Legitimate’ Redistribution Of Wealth – 10 May 2014

RT logoPope Francis has called on the UN to do more to help the poor and encourage the “legitimate redistribution” of wealth.

“In the case of global political and economic organization, much more needs to be achieved, since an important part of humanity does not share in the benefits of progress and is in fact relegated to the status of second-class citizens,” Francis told Ban Ki-Moon on Friday.

During his latest meeting with UN officials, the Pope said that despite the decrease in poverty, “the world’s peoples deserve and expect even greater results.”

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