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Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing, Myanmar military commander-in-chief, speaks during the Union Peace Conference Aug. 31 in Naypyitaw (CNS photo/Hein Htet, EPA).
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Gen. Min Aung Hlaing wields great political power in the country.
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J.D. Long-GarcíaNovember 21, 2017
D.H.S. has canceled Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, giving recipients until July 22, 2019, to leave the country.
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Pope Francis has made normalizing relations with China a priority. But the Vatican and China remain at odds over the Vatican's insistence that the pope have the authority to name bishops.
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Catholic News ServiceNovember 21, 2017
"These threats to so many vulnerable immigrant and refugee families must end now."
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The U.S. State Department often misses its deadline to release a list of the world’s worst violators of religious freedom — or doesn’t release a list at all.
St. Peter's Basilica. New accusations of sexual abuse revolve around incidents that took place in a pre-seminary for young adolescents that, though run by the Diocese of Como, Italy, is located inside the Vatican.   ​​​​​​​(Photo: Ilya Yak/Unsplash) 
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The Vatican announced it had launched a new investigation into reports about sexual abuse in a pre-seminary for young adolescents run by the Diocese of Como, Italy, but located inside the Vatican.