UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited on Sunday a refugee shelter run by the catholic charity in Rome.
The UN chief met refugees and asylum seekers at the shelter and encouraged the refugees with his childhood experience in war.
SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) BAN KI-MOON, UN Secretary-General
“When I was at your age, there was a big and very terrible war in Korea. In 1950, because my village was bombed and destroyed I had to flee my village.”