#ShortNews: Europe should open its doors to refugees, papal almoner says

Since the migrant crisis of 2015, one of the pope’s most emphatic and consistent messages has been the need to welcome refugees, who he believes have been exploited by fear-mongering European nationalists.

“I respectfully suggest,” Francis said, “that you not close your eyes, your hearts or your hands, in accordance with your best tradition, to those who knock at your door.”

Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/05/world/europe/pope-francis-bulgaria.html

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