Pope Francis leaves Mexico after five-day trip

Pope Francis left Mexico on Wednesday after a five-day trip focused on drug violence and the plight of migrants.

AFP| Updated: Feb 18, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

Chihuahua: Pope Francis left Mexico on Wednesday after a five-day trip focused on drug violence and the plight of migrants.

The 79-year-old pontiff`s plane took off from the northern city of Ciudad Juarez and headed to Rome hours after he celebrated a final mass on Mexico`s border with the United States.