"As in the past, the Holy See also condemns both the terrorist attacks on the one side and the military reprisals on the other. Indeed, a state's right to self-defense does not exempt it from respecting the norms of international law, especially as regards the protection of civilian populations," Cardinal Sodano said. "In particular, the Holy See deplores the attack on Lebanon, a free and sovereign nation, and gives assurances of its closeness to those people who have suffered so much in the defense of their own independence," he continued.Credit where it's due, at least the Pope's people can open a law textbook as well as a Bible. One by one the decent members of the Right, those with an ounce or more of humanity, and there are many, will acknowledge what is happening.
Hat tip Currency Lad, wading through (and attracting) examples of right wing disbelief.
Prior hat tip Saint.