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The Catholic Archbishop of Delhi and other Christian leaders were arrested by police in India’s capital city Dec. 11 in what the Cardinal archbishop of Mumbai has called a "disgraceful and deplorable" crackdown. Archbishop Anil Couto was apprehended along with leaders of other denominations while taking part in a...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
A passionate appeal for the release of 12 religious sisters kidnapped inSyriahas been made by a bishop from a country torn apart by violence and persecution. Syria’s Bishop Selwanos Boutros …read more
The Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church has strongly denounced police action against protestors in Kiev’s “Independence Square” after police stormed the area which has been occupied by protesters …read more
Efforts are underway to secure the release of a group of Orthodox nuns who are believed to have been kidnapped by Islamist insurgents in the Syrian town of Maaloula. The head of Lebanon's …read more
The Denis Hurley Peace Institute in Pretoria has for many years been at the forefront of peace and reconciliation initiatives in Africa. In this interview for ZENIT,Fr. Sean O’Leary M.Afr, …read more
Caritas staff in the Central African Republic are reporting the capital Bangui and many parts of the country are gripped by chaos and terror as fighting continues between forces loyal to the …read more