The Latest: Pope prays for victims of Indonesia quake

The Latest on a magnitude 6.5 earthquake that hit Indonesia's Aceh province on Wednesday (all times local):


7:30 p.m.

Pope Francis has prayed for victims of the Indonesian earthquake.

Speaking to faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square on Thursday for a Catholic holiday, Francis said he wanted people to know he was praying for the victims, their loved ones and for those left homeless by the quake that struck Aceh province on the island of Sumatra.

More than 100 people were killed by the quake.

Francis also prayed that God would give strength to the population and rescue workers.

Indonesia is the world's most populous Muslim nation and...