Pope Francis (centre) with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (right) and Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Archbishop of Constantinople. Photo: AFP Pope Francis (centre) with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (right) and Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Archbishop of Constantinople. Photo: AFP
Pope Francis (centre) with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (right) and Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Archbishop of Constantinople. Photo: AFP

‘You are not alone’: Pope Francis visits refugee camp on Greek island of Lesbos

The pope has often defended refugees and urged Catholic parishes in Europe to host them.

Topic |   Europe’s refugee crisis
Pope Francis (centre) with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (right) and Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Archbishop of Constantinople. Photo: AFP Pope Francis (centre) with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (right) and Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Archbishop of Constantinople. Photo: AFP
Pope Francis (centre) with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (right) and Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Archbishop of Constantinople. Photo: AFP
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