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December 6, 2017

Catholic Film Festival Provides Contrast to Hollywood Scandals

As the number of Hollywood sex scandals soars more and more, an international Catholic Film Festival in Rome has awarded a series of films for their […]
December 6, 2017

Coptic Priest Slaughtered in Egypt Ambush

A Coptic Orthodox priest was slaughtered in the street in the Egyptian capital last month, horrifying the Christian community in the country. This week the priest’s […]
December 6, 2017

Pope ‘Deeply Worried’ Over Decision to Move U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem

During his weekly Wednesday audience, Pope Francis called for the status quo of Jerusalem to be respected, and for “wisdom and prudence” to prevail in order […]
December 6, 2017

Erdogan Warns Trump Against Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is a “red line” for Muslims, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, warning his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump against this move, Fox […]
December 6, 2017

UN: Rohingya ‘Very Likely’ Faced Crimes Against Humanity in Myanmar

Myanmar’s Rohingya minority has “very likely” suffered crimes against humanity and possibly genocide at the hands of Myanmar security forces, the UN’s top human rights body […]
December 6, 2017

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Ross Troubled by Persecution of Christians

Speaking at the opening session of the three-day International Conference on Religious Freedom in Washington, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross stressed that violence arising from […]