Pope Francis with UN secretary-general, Antonio Guterres, during a private audience at the Vatican on December 20, . Photo: CNS/pool via Reuters
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Pope and United Nations chief record video with Christmas wishes

VATICAN  (CNS): Following a 40-minute private meeting in the papal library on December 20, Pope…

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Aung San Suu Kyi delivering a speech to Myanmar in September 2017 about the Rakhine and Rohingya situation. File photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in Asia Human Rights Region

Genocide claims misleading Aung San Suu Kyi insists

MANDALAY (UCAN): Aung San Suu Kyi, the state councillor of Myanmar, called the genocide case…

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Suu Kyi personally accused of crimes against Rohingya

MANDALAY (UCAN): Myanmar’s state councillor and de facto prime minister, Aung San Suu Kyi, is…

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A young Rohingya refugee carries a child while walking at a camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Photo: CNS photo/Reuters
Posted in Asia Region

Warning of recurring genocide in Myanmar

UNITED NATIONS (UCAN): The head of the United Nations (UN) Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, Marzuki…

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Augusto Miranha, a leader of the Indigenous Nations neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, om March 30. Photo: CNS
Posted in International Vatican

Nuncio commends recognition of rights of indigenous peoples

UNITED NATIONS (CNS): Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Vatican’s permanent observer to the United Nations (UN),…

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