Safe passage

Death squad survivors say now-Pope Francis had his own Schindler’s List and saved many as a priest in Argentina

Posted: March 22, 2014 at 5:08 a.m.

Pope Francis delivers his message on the occasion of the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, March 16, 2014.

SAN MIGUEL, Argentina — Gonzalo Mosca was a radical on the run. Hunted by Uruguay’s dictators, he fled to Argentina, where he narrowly escaped a military raid on his hideout. “I thought that they would kill me at any moment,” Mosca says.

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