Pope Francis used his speech in St. Peter's Square to address suffering around the world, including Syria, Yemen, Lebanon, Venezuela and South Sudan.
After ousting a long-reigning dictator, Sudan's protest movement fears the military is gripping onto power.
The long-reigning dictator was toppled this week, but the consequences of his rule continue to be devastating.
It reportedly took two weeks before the auction post about the South Sudanese girl was removed. By then, she was married.
“A refugee camp is a hotbed for disease."
More than 19,000 kids have been lured into combat since the civil war erupted.
Fighting between the government and opposition forces has displaced millions and caused severe food shortages.