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01 Jun 2016 – A young Syrian girl named Miriam was recently released after being held captive by ISIS for more than a year. The news didn’t make headlines here.  Read more...
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31 May 2016 – NEW DELHI (CNS) — Bishops in India have condemned a series of attacks on Africans in New Delhi, calling it a disturbing trend and against Indian culture.  Read more...
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31 May 2016 – WASHINGTON (CNS) — A Capitol Hill hearing May 26 focused on protecting religious minorities, including Christians, from ongoing Islamic State persecution in Iraq and Syria.  Read more...
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31 May 2016 – BAGHDAD (CNS) — Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako of Baghdad called for reconciliation and an end to all forms of extremism at an interfaith gathering he hosted in the Iraqi capital to pray for peace in Iraq, Syria and in the wider Middle East.  Read more...
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27 May 2016 Ottawa, Ontario — CNEWA Canada is a proud sponsor of a fundraising gala to support the ministry of Salt + Light TV. Taking place in Vancouver on May 28, Taste & See will be an evening of faith conversation and dinner, with Father Tom Rosica, CEO of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation, and Vancouver Archbishop Michael Miller, C.S.B., a member of CNEWA’s board, in attendance.  Read more...
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16 May 2016 – VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Ecumenical relations, the memory of past suffering and prayers for a future of peace form the framework for Pope Francis’ itinerary when he visits Armenia June 24-26.  Read more...
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13 May 2016 – NEW YORK (CNS) — A rising tide of intolerance in the Middle East threatens minority faith communities with cultural extinction, said speakers at a May 10 lecture in New York.  Read more...
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13 May 2016 – CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CNS) — Watching hungry schoolchildren in Ethiopia carefully put away one of the two biscuits they received at a food program, Msgr. John Kozar, president of Catholic Near East Welfare Association, found the act touching.  Read more...


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