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On the first anniversary of the start of the war in Ukraine, Cardinal Nichols has called for continued support and prayer.

Calling this day a 'solemn and distressing moment', he appealed for 'an unceasing prayer for peace'.

In his message, he writes: 'This first anniversary of the invasion of Ukraine is a solemn and distressing moment. The people of Ukraine continue to suffer. We must all continue our support, both in practical ways and in an unceasing prayer for peace.'