Pope Changes Vatican Stance on Baby Charlie Gard

This should have been said in the first place.

Pope Francis expresses closeness to Charlie Gard’s parents

“The Holy Father follows with affection and emotion the case of little Charlie Gard and expresses his own closeness to his parents. For them he prays, hoping that their desire to accompany and care for their own child to the end is not ignored.”

Pope Francis on Twitter

To defend human life, above all when it is wounded by illness, is a duty of love that God entrusts to all.