Athens, February 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency
By Spiros Sideris
In his sermon to the faithful in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis referred to the refugee crisis and sent a message of solidarity and support to Greece.
“In my prayers and yours is always present the dramatic situation of the refugees, who are trying to move away from wars and other inhuman situations”, the Pontiff said, and went on: “In particular, Greece and other countries that are at the forefront offer refugees a generous aid, which required the cooperation of all states. A group, unified answer can be effective, for the equal distribution of the burden”.
The Pope did not fail to comment on the ceasefire in Syria, calling people to pray so that the people who are being test be relieved.