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During his general audience, Francis made reference to the feast day of St Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese immigrant

Two Baptist pastors who had shown journalists a Catholic church allegedly damaged by airstrikes were summoned to an army base

Like many countries, Burma has been ravaged by sectarian hatred. But at an inter-religious meeting, I saw a flicker of hope

Church bombed as tensions between state military and ethnic groups in northern Burma escalate

Addressing a historic gathering, Cardinal Bo said Burma was a ‘religious nation’ that ‘never had faith in atheism’

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But the Church in Burma grew ‘even amid the most suffocating oppressions’, Cardinal Bo said

Renewed fighting between the military and the Kachin Independence Army has caused more than 1,000 civilians to flee their homes

‘An immense tragedy is taking place on the seas of Southeast Asia,’ says Cardinal Charles Bo

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