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Nov 28, 2017
Pope Francis meets Myanmar religious leaders, does not mention Rohingya crisis, stresses on 'unity in diversity'Pope Francis met leaders of several faiths in majority-Buddhist Myanmar on Tuesday, stressing the importance of “unity in diversity” but making no mention the Muslim Rohingya who have fled en masse to Bangladesh after a military crackdown.
Nov 28, 2017
Pope Francis to meet Aung San Suu Kyi today after meeting Myanmar general in charge of Rohingya crackdownPope Francis begins his first full day in Myanmar traveling to the country's capital on Tuesday to meet with the civilian leader, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, a day after hosting the military general in charge of the crackdown on the country's Muslim Rohingya minority.
Nov 16, 2017
Pope Francis rebukes climate change deniers in Bonn message, calls them 'perverse'Pope Francis rebuked those who deny the science behind global warming and urged negotiators at climate talks in Germany to avoid falling prey to such "perverse attitudes" and instead accelerate efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
Oct 12, 2017
Pope Francis reiterates opposition to death penalty, says it 'attacks the dignity of the person'Pope Francis on Wednesday called for categorical opposition to capital punishment to be written into an update of the most important guide to Catholic teaching.
Sep 30, 2017
Father Tom says prayers changed his abductors' heart, prevented them from hurting himFather Tom Uzhunnalil, who was freed after being kept in captivity by Islamic State for 18 months in strife-torn Yemen, has said the power of people's prayers for him changed the hearts of his abductors
Sep 27, 2017
Pope Francis launches awareness campaign about migrants' plight, urges Catholics to share their journeyHe urged individuals and governments to welcome migrants with similarly open arms and share in their plight, as Jesus did.
Sep 16, 2017
Father Tom says Islamic State captors took care of his needs, never caused him physical harmA Catholic priest from India who was freed after being held 18 months in Yemen says he was never physically harmed during his captivity, even if his captors feigned hitting him on videos seeking ransom
Sep 08, 2017
Pope Francis makes reconciliation his central theme on five-day visit to ColombiaPope Francis heads into an area once besieged by leftist rebels to pray with victims of Colombia's long conflict and urge them to overcome their grief by forgiving their former
Jul 02, 2017
Venezuela unrest: Pope Francis urges end to violence, appeals for 'democratic solution'The international community has called for mediation to solve the Venezuela crisis after Vatican-backed talks last year broke down.
Jun 30, 2017
Pope Francis's chief financial aide charged with multiple counts of sexual assault in AustraliaPope Francis' top financial adviser, Cardinal George Pell, was charged in Australia with multiple counts of sexual assault, exposing age old rumors