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Pope prays for cruelly abused Ukraine people

Cardinal described 'terrible things' on his return say Francis

(ANSA) - ROME, SEP 28 - Pope Francis on Wednesday prayed for the "cruelly" abused Ukrainian people.
    Speaking at the end of his weekly general audience, Francis directed a "thought for martyred Ukraine which is suffering so much, that poor people so cruelly tried".
    He added: "this morning I was able to speak with Cardinal Krajewski, on his return from Ukraine, and he told me terrible things".
    Cardinal Konrad Krajewski, Prefect of the new Dicastery for the Service of Charity, recently returned from his fourth trip to Ukraine at the Pope's behest, and informed the Pope of the "terrible" situation of things there.
    "Let us think of Ukraine and pray for this martyred people," Pope Francis said. (ANSA).


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