Posts Tagged ‘Volodymyr Zelenskyy’

Pope says Ukraine, Russia trip not currently possible due to knee pain

Thursday, September 8th, 2022

In a new interview, Pope Francis laid to rest rumours that a papal visit to Kyiv could happen before his visit to Kazakhstan next week, saying he has been forbidden by doctors from travelling before that due to his ongoing knee troubles. Speaking to CNN Portugal, the pope said he has spoken to both Ukrainian Read more

Zelenskyy welcomes Vatican mediation in war

Thursday, March 24th, 2022
Vatican's role mediating welcomed

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has welcomed the Vatican’s role in mediating the Russia-Ukraine conflict that has impacted the Eastern European country for more than four weeks. “The mediating role of the Holy See in ending human suffering would be appreciated,” President Zelenskyy wrote, adding that he thanked the pope “for the prayers for Ukraine and Read more