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April 13 2015

Riccardi: A new massacre of civilians in Aleppo. A shame that the international community is not able to impose the humanitarian truce

The founder of the Community of Sant'Egidio after the bombing of a school in the Syrian city with new victims among pupils and teachers

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ROME - "In Aleppo, innocent citizens continue to die without the international community proposing an initiative to save the population of Aleppo from a conflict that, in over two years, has caused thousands of casualties and displaced persons". After the recent bombing of Saed al-Ansari School in the district of Mashhad in Aleppo, which caused the death of five pupils aged between 12 and 15 and three teachers, the founder of the Community of Sant'Egidio, Andrea Riccardi, invokes a truce to allow the cessation of the fighting and the rescue of the inhabitants: "One can no longer stand still in front of the daily multiplication of victims, a tragedy that sees how a city, a place of secular coexistence between Christians and Muslims, becomes duller and duller. The international community must take urgent action on the conflicting parties to come to the immediate opening of a humanitarian corridor to allow the rescue of the inhabitants. To do nothing is equivalent to the choice of letting die, in a terribly short time, those that have remained in the city”.

Andrea Riccardi is the author of "Save Aleppo", an appeal launched on 22 June 2014 that received the support of thousands of signatures including a good number of representatives of the institutions and the world of culture. "Save Aleppo - says the appeal - is worth more than a partisan statement on the field! Humanitarian corridors and supplies for civilians must be prepared in the belief that "it is necessary to impose peace in the name of those that suffer" and “to rebuild a future for this historic crossroads for many peoples".

September 23 2016

Texts and speeches of the closing ceremony of Thirst for Peace - Assisi 2016

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September 19 2016

Honorary Degree to Bartholomew I, man of peace and dialogue, builder of bridges between East and West

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September 17 2016

Assisi 2016, providential gift and gesture. Andrea Riccardi's reflection on "Avvenire"

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July 8 2016

Andrea Riccardi meets The president of the Republic of Mozambique Felipe Jacinto Nyusi

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July 8 2016

Communicating the Gospel in the city: the Community of Sant'Egidio of Mozambique gathered in a conference

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June 23 2016

Pope Francis receives Andrea Riccardi and encourages the humanitarian corridors for refugees

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October 21 2016
Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

Andrea Riccardi: La guerriglia colombiana ha perso la fede

October 20 2016
Famiglia Cristiana

Andrea Riccardi: Tra USA e Russia perde Aleppo

October 16 2016
Famiglia Cristiana

Andrea Riccardi: Ma l'ONU deve fare di più

October 14 2016
Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

Andrea Riccardi: "Il più grande massacro di cristiani in Africa".

October 9 2016
Avvenire - Ed. Lazio Sette

«Misericordia è missione»

October 8 2016
Corriere della Sera

Andrea Riccardi: Il consenso da ricostruire sugli accordi di pace in Colombia

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September 27 2016

Presentazione del libro: Servitore di Dio e dell'umanità. Biografia di Benedetto XVI.

August 24 2016 | FONDI, ITALY

Presentazione del libro di Andrea Riccardi "Periferie"

All meetings of prayer for peace

Non muri ma ponti: il messaggio di Andrea Riccardi al 4° congresso di 'Insieme per l'Europa'

Andrea Riccardi - Oriente e Occidente - Dialoghi di civiltà

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Laudatio per il prof. Andrea Riccardi in occasione del conferimento del Premio Umanesimo 2016 a Berlino

Medì 2016: PROGRAMMA

Medì 2016: I RELATORI

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