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Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop of New York, prays with children displaced by war in a preschool run by the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena in Ankawa, near Erbil, Iraq, on April 9, 2016. <br />
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Dolan, chair of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association, is in Iraqi Kurdistan with other church leaders to visit with Christians and others displaced by ISIS. The Dominican Sisters were themselves displaced by ISIS, and have established schools and other ministries among the displaced.