Tuesday 21 February 2017

Quotes of the week

Published 03/08/2014 | 02:30

Sun sets over northern Gaza Strip as seen from the Israeli border.
Sun sets over northern Gaza Strip as seen from the Israeli border.

Stop, please stop. I beg you with all my heart. I think of the children who are robbed of the hope of a dignified life, of a future. Dead children, wounded children, mutilated children, orphans, children who, for toys, have the debris of war. Children who do not know how to smile. - Pope Francis on Gaza.

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The culture of the 
Department is closed and 
unnecessarily secretive . . . an inward-looking organisation with limited learning 
capacity and reduced 
openness to new ideas.

Report of the Independent Review Group on the Justice Department.

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