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This week, strong calls for human rights and justice resonated in Asian nations, while stories of hope and resilience emerged amid calamities and conflicts.
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The uphill battle for survival continues for religious and ethnic minorities in Asian nations, while appeals for freedom and rights persist as the coronavirus pandemic rages in the region.
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Published: June 11, 2021 11:58 AM GMT

Updated: June 12, 2021 06:22 AM GMT

The killing of a former priest has sparked an outcry over the culture of extrajudicial executions in the Philippines. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to cast a long shadow over Asian nations while people strive for democracy and rights in repressive regimes.
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Published: June 04, 2021 11:54 AM GMT

Updated: June 04, 2021 03:31 PM GMT

Deadly conflicts and loss of lives continue in military-ruled Myanmar with Christians and churches being targeted in attacks. In other Asian nations, people keep striving for recovery, freedom and rights amid natural and man-made calamities.
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Published: May 28, 2021 11:55 AM GMT

Updated: May 28, 2021 05:10 PM GMT

Pope Francis has appointed a fellow Jesuit as the new bishop of politically volatile Hong Kong in an attempt to unite the city’s divided Catholic community. In other parts of Asia, people struggle for peace and tolerance amid an onslaught of violence and repression.
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Published: May 21, 2021 12:09 PM GMT

Updated: May 21, 2021 03:37 PM GMT

Communist China’s repressive policies and actions are gradually expanding beyond its borders and mainland China, triggering fear and an exodus of Hong Kong citizens. In other parts of Asia, pro-democracy campaigners, rights activists and minorities continue uphill battles for freedom and rights.
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Published: May 14, 2021 11:52 AM GMT

Updated: May 15, 2021 04:36 AM GMT

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic worsening in India, Catholics expressed joy after the Vatican cleared the way for an 18th century martyr to be declared a saint. Religious minorities including Christians continue to face repression in various Asian nations.
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Published: May 07, 2021 11:45 AM GMT

Updated: May 10, 2021 10:56 AM GMT

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