"Fascist Italy wants to ensure the Muslim population of Libya and Ethiopia peace, justice, prosperity, respect the laws of the Prophet and also wants to demonstrate his sympathy to Islam and the Muslims the world over".
Mussolini in Libya, when he entered in mosques, paid homage to the tomb of Sidi Rafa mugiàhid, and held the Sword of Islam, receiving the praises of the Islamic authorities proclaimed the above words in his speech at the Castle Square
"It 's an illusion - he added - think of living in peace, keeping at a distance young people,exhausted by the privations, and looking for a legitimate way of satisfying their hunger. " Thus,"to continue to consider entire populations as whole as irksome intruders, that will not go far. "
Card. Angelo Bagnasco, referring to the North African Muslims approaching the Italian coasts of Lampedusa island
We can not allow them to be destroyed, trampled on the hopes that you are on a resurgence in the Arab world, something crucial to the future of the world''
said the President of the Republic Giorgio Napolitano in his speech at the Teatro Regio in Turin during the celebrations for the 150th Unit 'of Italy.
Things are set to get worse as Cameron and Obama incite civil war and insurrection in Libya. As Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi (right) warned in an interview with the French paper Journal du Dimanche on Sunday, if he fell: "You will have immigration, thousands of people from Libya will invade Europe. There will be no-one to stop them any more."
Gaddafi warns of immigration invasion - Thu, 10/03/2011 - 01:00 | Martin Wingfield
And in that context Fr Nicolas pointed to two priorities for the Church: Africa and Asia.
From an article of RadioVaticana.org - (07 Mar 08 - RV) - URL: http://storico.radiovaticana.org/en1/storico/2008-03/191478_jesuits_call_for_greater_creativity_in_bringing_the_gospel_to_a_globalised_world.html