Posted by SCMO on 25th October 2019 in Blogging |
25 October 2019
Bishop William Nolan of Galloway, President of the Catholic Church’s Justice and Peace Commission, has called on the UK Government to make “safe and legal routes” available for refugee
s attempting to come to the UK. Bishop Nolan expressed his concerns ahead of the three-year anniversary of the refugee
camp known as ‘the jungle’ in Calais being demolished, he said:
“Three years ago, the French and UK governments demolished the refugee
camp known as ‘the jungle’. Many thousands of people were dispersed across France, and the infrastructure of support and solidarity provided by so many volunteers was destroyed. Three years...