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“The police, the army and the institutions of justice must respect the law, limiting the activities of the military forces to security,” said Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, who represents the Holy See at UN offices in Geneva. “There must be no mistreatment in prisons.” [...]
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“Christian girls were married to Chinese men, who paid the family, marriage, the priest very well,” said Bishop Samson Shukardin. “After the marriage these girls are brought to China, where they are often mistreated or sold as sex slaves.” [...]
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“We are also confronted with a worrying trend where a number of our people, especially the youth, are taking their own lives, while others have been murdered in bizarre circumstances never heard of,” the East African nation's bishops said in a recent statement. [...]
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Born in 1948, Cardinal Louis Raphaël I Sako has led the Chaldean Catholic Church since 2013. The church is among the Eastern Catholic churches in full communion with the Holy See. [...]
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The shrine slated for destruction is located in the northeastern province of Hebei (map). [...]
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