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Catholics in strife-torn Myanmar continue to be targeted by the military junta. In other Asian nations, Catholics and others leap to support communities in distress and join forces to battle for rights and justice.
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Timor-Leste paid tribute to independence heroes on the 30th anniversary of the Santa Cruz massacre. In other parts of Asia, there were stories of triumphs and struggles against oppression and injustice.
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Published: November 19, 2021 11:05 AM GMT

Updated: November 19, 2021 03:04 PM GMT

The Indian Church will see its first lay Catholic martyr become a saint next May. In other parts of Asia, Christians have joined other groups in calling for justice and an end to oppression.
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Published: November 12, 2021 11:13 AM GMT

Updated: November 12, 2021 03:31 PM GMT

The meeting of Narendra Modi and Pope Francis as well as the Indian PM’s invitation to visit his country made global headlines. Religious leaders have appealed for peace and unity amid repression and abuses.
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Published: November 05, 2021 11:18 AM GMT

Updated: November 05, 2021 03:50 PM GMT

The battle between the underground and state-sanctioned churches continues in China after a bishop was detained for the sixth time.
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Published: October 29, 2021 11:02 AM GMT

Updated: October 30, 2021 07:31 AM GMT

Religious minorities face hard times amid rising intolerance and anti-minority sentiment in Asian nations.
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Published: October 22, 2021 11:08 AM GMT

Updated: October 22, 2021 11:09 AM GMT

A brave Filipino journalist has won the Nobel Peace Prize in a world of shrinking press freedom. Asian nations are confronting natural disasters, oppressive regimes and extremist forces.
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Published: October 15, 2021 11:17 AM GMT

Updated: October 15, 2021 11:17 AM GMT

People in Asian nations strive for freedom, rights and justice as politics, violence and the pandemic cast long shadows on their lives.
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Published: October 08, 2021 11:29 AM GMT

Updated: October 08, 2021 11:32 AM GMT

Extremism remains a threat to minorities in Asian nations as vulnerable communities reel from natural and man-made calamities.
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Published: October 01, 2021 11:13 AM GMT

Updated: October 01, 2021 04:44 PM GMT

Christians face violence as Myanmar continues to burn under military rule. Rights abuses haunt vulnerable and minority groups as well as dissenters.
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Published: September 24, 2021 11:44 AM GMT

Updated: September 24, 2021 03:21 PM GMT

Religious and ethnic minorities continue to face discrimination and abuses across Asia, even as Catholics in Pakistan and Vietnam sought divine intercession from Mother Mary to overcome the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Published: September 17, 2021 11:25 AM GMT

Updated: September 17, 2021 11:34 AM GMT

Minorities and vulnerable communities are facing threats and rights abuses from repressive regimes and extremist forces, while economic hardships from Covid-19 are increasing the woes of millions.
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Published: September 10, 2021 11:16 AM GMT

Updated: September 10, 2021 11:35 AM GMT

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