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At first, the Pope’s appeals for peace exasperated me. Surely we had passed the point of no return

Whatever we do, the people of Syria will remain victims of one of the most murderous political criminals—and also of the weakest international leadership—of modern times

Have we learned nothing from Afghanistan and Iraq?

There are no good guys in the Syrian conflict; people can only choose the lesser of evils

Morning Catholic must-reads: 15/11/12

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The existence of the International Criminal Court has probably led to tens of thousands of deaths. As for human rights…

Archbishop of Damascus says that Catholics say goodbye to each other after Mass, uncertain whether they will meet again

Edward Leigh says that Christians have found an ‘oasis of relative calm’ under the ‘nasty’ regime

Syria’s dictator has appointed a Greek Orthodox general as his new minister of defence: Christians may face retribution