In 2013, he told Fides that "[A] new period of suffering is beginning for the people of Mali. We would welcome support so that we can help the increasing number of displaced and refugees."
Mali's first cardinal, Archbishop Jean Zerbo →
"He went all over the world," said Bishop Jean Zerbo of Bamako, Mali, who came to Rome for the ceremony. "Today, we're coming to him."
Benedict beatifies John Paul II →