The shocking speech of a refugee, who lost his wife and daughter before arriving in Greece, before the Pope

The shocking speech of a refugee, who lost his wife and daughter before arriving in Greece, before the Pope

Extremely moving was the speech of 30-year-old refugee Christian Mougiaka from the Congo, who before Pope Francis during his second visit to KYT Lesvos, described the dramatic moments of his family and stressed that what he wants is peace, security and warm embrace education for his children.

A 30-year-old refugee from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Christian Tango Mugiaka, who arrived in Lesvos a year ago on November 28 with his two daughters, aged seven and six, lost his 28-year-old wife and eight-year-old third his daughter, welcomed the Pope today to the camp of Kara Tepe on behalf of the Christian Catholic refugee community.

“I arrived in Lesvos on November 28, 2020. My two children are together, the third is with his mother, I was not lucky enough to be accompanied to Greece. “I have not heard from them since then,” he said in his speech.

After thanking Pope Francis for his paternal concern for his children, the refugees on the island, and wishing him “God reward him a hundredfold”, he thanked the people of Greece for their humanity, for welcoming me by providing me peace, shelter and the necessities for survival “.

Christian, whose daughters offered the pope an album of paintings and messages he had crafted with the other children in the camp, referred to “the enormous difficulties so far” and concluded that “he asks for nothing more than a shelter in a safe place.” , peace for his survival but also for the education of his children “.


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