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Polish border guard officers patrol at the Kuznica-Bruzgi checkpoint reportedly push migrants back into Belarus | Photo:  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
The pope called on European governments to keep the promises it made to help the suffering | Photo: Guiseppe Lami/ZUMA Press/Imago images
From file: A migrant stands by the sea at Karatepe refugee camp on Lesbos island, Greece | Photo: Vangelis Papantonis / Archive / EPA
Sant'Egidio chief Marco Impagliazzo | Photo: Maurizio Brambatti / Archive / ANSA
A girl who has arrived in Rome's Fiumicino airport |  Source: Twitter Comunità di Sant'Egidio
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Migrants on the western Balkan route | Photo:ARCHIVE/ANSA/UFFICIO STAMPA OXFAM ITALIA
Palermo archbishop Corrado Lorefice | Photo: ANSA
Father Roberto Malgesini was known for helping migrants and homeless people | Photo: ANSA/La Diocesi

Vicofaro parish priest Father Biancalani with a group of migrants at the Community of Vicofaro in Pistoia | Photo: ANSA
The Community of Sant'Egidio has been working on Lesbos for some years now and has already airlifted several groups of asylum seekers and vulnerable migrants to begin new lives in Italy  | Photo: Courtesy of Sant'Egidio
A young migrant cries where Father Roberto Malgesini was stabbed to death in Como on September 15, 2020 | Photo: ANSA/Matteo Bazzi
The Catholic community Sant'Egidio are running activities on Lesbos this August with a group of about 150 volunteers from around Europe. Offering hope to migrant families who participate in their activities | Photo: With kind permission of Sant'Egidio