The pope made the recent comments aboard his papal plane.
The pope made his comments to reporters aboard the plane returning by Morocco in response to a question about migration in general along with also about U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to shut down the southern border with Mexico.
“Builders of walls, be they made of razor wire or bricks, will end up becoming prisoners of the walls they build,” he said.
Francis, who did not mention Trump in his response, has sparred with the U.S. president before over migration, which was a theme of several questions on the plane as well as during the trip to Morocco.
Trump has declared a national emergency to justify redirecting money earmarked for the military to pay for his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall.
“I realize that will with This kind of problem (of migration), a government carries a hot potato in its hands, nevertheless that will must be resolved differently, humanely, not with razor wire,” the Argentine-born pope said on the plane.
Red Francis told the entire world Youth Day gathering in 2016 to reject borders along with also barriers. This kind of comes after several Islamic terrorist attacks by migrants in Europe over the past month.
The walls were built for protection along with also to keep out invaders.