Two Uyghur boys watch Chinese soldiers standing guard at a roadblock in the city of Urumqi, Xinjiang, in 2019. File photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in Features | Commentary International

Book alleges Trump ‘supported’ repression of Uyghurs in China

As the United States (US) Congress stood against human rights abuses in China, the country’s…

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DACA protesters hold signs outside the US Supreme Court in 2019. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in International

Court dashes Trump’s plan to end youth migrant programme

WASHINGTON (CNS): On June 18, the United States (US) Supreme Court ruled against efforts by…

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Hagia Sophia
Posted in Europe International

Plans afoot to turn Hagia Sophia into a mosque again

OXFORD (CNS): “We are a Church deprived of juridical status, so we cannot give any…

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Children with facemasks look out the window of their home in Sanaa, Yemen, on June 7. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in International Middle East

Aid agencies warn of health care collapse in Yemen

AMMAN (CNS): The Catholic Agency For Overseas Development (CAFOD) the Catholic aid agency for England…

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Posted in Europe

Italian bishops up Covid-19 aid to hard hit dioceses

ROME (CNS): The Italian Bishops’ Conference has disbursed another €10 million ($86.9 million) to the…

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