MPs visit camp for displaced Iraqis
Three MPs have visited a refugee camp in Erbil, Iraq, in a trip organised by Aid to the Church in Need. Jim Shannon, MP for Strangford, said they had been able to see a “very thriving” and “very persecuted Church”.
Catholic charities’ London demonstration
Tens of thousands of people have called for more to be done for refugees at a march in London. A service at St James, Spanish Place, beforehand was organised by Cafod and Jesuit Refugee Services.
Pilgrims to walk 125 miles for refugees
Pilgrims are setting off on the 125-mile Ignatian Way in Spain to raise money for Iraqi refugees on Sunday.
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