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Pope on Trump: ‘Building walls to keep immigrants out is not Christian’

Last edited 21st February 2016

Pope Francis discussed Donald Trump during his in-flight press conference on the way back to Rome from Mexico As the plane carrying him back to Rome from Mexico was flying over Texas, Pope Francis insisted building walls to keep immigrants out of one’s country is un-Christian.


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Pell is the Victim of a Vicious Witch Hunt

Last edited 17th February 2016

CARDINAL George Pell is the victim of one of the most vicious witch hunts to disgrace this country. It is shameful. Disgusting. Frightening.


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Syria Crisis: Strikes on Hospitals 'war crimes'

Last edited 16th February 2016

France and Turkey have said that air strikes on hospitals in northern Syria constitute war crimes.


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NATO Allies Launch Naval Mission to Crackdown on Asylum Seeker Smugglers

Last edited 11th February 2016

NATO will send military vessels to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece crack down on criminal networks smuggling migrants and refugees into Europe, NATO's allied defence ministers say.


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Pope Francis Grieves Over Victims of Taiwan Earthquake

Last edited 9th February 2016

Pope Francis sent his condolences to those affected by a deadly earthquake which struck the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan on Saturday, causing a building collapse that has killed dozens of people.


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Syria 'Exterminating Detainees': UN Report

Last edited 8th February 2016

Detainees held by the Syrian government are dying on a massive scale, amounting to a state policy of "extermination" of the civilian population, a crime against humanity, United Nations investigators say. The UN commission of inquiry on Monday called on the Security Council to impose "targeted sanctions" on Syrian officials in the civilian and military hierarchy responsible for or complicit in deaths, torture and disappearances in custody, but stopped short of naming them. The report, Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Deaths in Detention, covers the period from March 10, 2011 to November 30, 2015. It is based on interviews with 621 survivors and witnesses, and evidence gathered by the team led by chairman Paulo Pinheiro.

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We Cannot Ignore this Genocide

Last edited 7th February 2016

Until the murderous persecution of Christians by ISIS is recognised for what it is, its perpetrators cannot be brought to international justice.


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European Parliament Recognises ISIS Killing of Christians As Genocide

Last edited 4th February 2016

The European Parliament has passed a resolution recognising the Islamic State’s killing of Christians and other religious minorities in the Middle East as genocide.


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It's Time to Put the Heat on South Sudan's Leaders, Bishop Says

Last edited 28th January 2016

Rome, Italy, Jan 28, 2016 / 12:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).-


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Housing a Key Obstacle For Newly Arrived Refugees in Australia

Last edited 27th January 2016

Few refugees arriving in Australia experience racism.


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