Posts Tagged ‘Ukranian refugees’

Poles welcome over a million refugees into their homes

Thursday, March 10th, 2022

Well over a million refugees have crossed the border from Ukraine into Poland since the Russian invasion began three weeks ago. The Catholic Church in Poland is among those stepping up to welcome and care for for them and is encouraging all Poles to do the same. Poles as one are responding with open arms. The Read more

Camilla sheds tears over Ukranian refugees’ trauma

Monday, March 7th, 2022

Moved to tears by Ukranian refugees’ harrowing stories,  the Duchess of Cornwall spent time in prayer at West London’s Ukrainian Catholic cathedral last Wednesday. Camilla and her husband Prince Charles heard how the Russian invasion had ripped apart the Ukranian refugees’ families and lives at home. A spokesman said yesterday: “No one could fail to Read more

Ukrainian grandmother pleads to stay with her NZ family

Monday, March 7th, 2022

Ukrainian Olena Dragomyretska​ is pleading with the New Zealand Government to let her stay in New Zealand permanently. Stuff reports the 69-year-old grandmother, returning to her homeland is unthinkable at the moment, but her visa expires at the end of March. Dragomyretska​ is worried she will be forced to leave. She was in New Zealand Read more

Russia puts humanity in danger

Thursday, February 24th, 2022

Russia is putting humanity in danger, the leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, said on Tuesday. “Today all of humanity has been placed in danger — that the powerful have a right to impose themselves on whomever they wish, with no regard for the rule of law,” he said. “It is Read more