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  • Hong Kong bishop: The Catholic church in China is being ‘murdered’

    by WorldTribune Staff, March 25, 2020 In an appeal he sent to the world's 223 cardinals, Cardinal Joseph Zen, the retired Bishop of Hong Kong, warned that the Catholic Church in China is being murdered by the communist regime while the Vatican stands idly by. A totalitarian regime doesn't compromise, Zen said. They want complete surrender. [caption id=attachment_78932 align=alignleft width=500] Cardinal Joseph Zen. / Bohumil Petrik / Catholic News...

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  • China Joins Top UN Human Rights Panel, Sparking Protest

    ABOVE: Mr. Jiang Duan, who holds the rank of Minister at China's mission to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, will play a key role in selecting the world body's monitors on health, freedom of speech, arbitrary detention and enforced disappearances.
  • Support for Hong Kong Protesters Grows Even as Coronavirus Prevents Demonstrations

    Reuters on Friday reported on a poll that showed support growing for the pro-democracy protest movement in Hong Kong, even as the coronavirus epidemic makes it extremely difficult for them to hold protest rallies.