AFRICA/CENTRAL AFRICA - "Fighting at km5 after the killing of a military commander" report Fides sources

Bangui - A Central African army chief, Marcel Mombeka, was killed yesterday morning near km5, the Muslim area of the Central African Republic capital, Bangui. During the ambush the military’s 14-year-old son was injured."The dynamics of the murder seems to be that of a settling of scores and not a ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AMERICA/ARGENTINA - A priest committed to combating drug trafficking found dead

Tucuman - "The Bishops' Conference of Argentina expresses its sorrow and dismay at the death of father Juan Heraldo Viroche, pastor of the parish of Ntra. Sra. Del Valle de La Florida, in Tucuman. We join the request of the local Archbishop to clarify what happened as soon as possible ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

ASIA/INDONESIA - The cross made by a Muslim craftsman is the symbol of the Indonesian Youth Day

Manado - The cross was the symbol of the Indonesian Youth Day , which ends today in Manado. As Fides learns, the cross, made of bamboo and rattan, was built by a Muslim craftsman: the work is, itself, a sign of that "unity in diversity" and harmony among different religions ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AMERICA/HAITI - Death and destruction, more than 14,000 people displaced because of the hurricane Matthew

Port au Prince – On Tuesday, October 4, hurricane Matthew slammed into Haiti with winds of more than 220 kilometers per hour, sowing desolation and death. The poorest and most vulnerable country in the Americas is still recovering from the devastation wrought by the 2010 earthquake. The torrential rains caused ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AFRICA/SUDAN - The number of deaths due to diarrheal diseases

Khartoum - The death toll of the recent outbreak of diarrheal diseases in Sudan continues to increase and medical facilities have difficulties in keeping the situation under control. The most vulnerable sectors of the population are children, young and old people. In Khartoum, the Sudanese Minister of Health has confirmed ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

VATICAN - The path opens towards the beatification of Cardinal Celso Costantini

Vatican City – The Bishops of the Triveneto Episcopal Conference "expressed an opinion in favor of initiating the cause of beatification of Cardinal Celso Costantini , a figure of great missionary and pastoral charity zeal as well as evangelizer of China, a native of the diocese of Concordia - Pordenone". ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

ASIA/TURKEY - Turkish Presidency of Religious Affairs: Gulen took advantage of interfaith dialogue to build his "sinister plots"

Ankara - In the persisting campaign carried out by the Turkish apparatus against the network headed by Fetullah Gulen even the Second Vatican Council and openness to dialogue with the communities and religious traditions that the Catholic Church sanctioned in that Council, are dragged in.The Presidency of Religious Affairs of ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AFRICA/GUINEA - Illegal migration is bad, yes to legal migration but the key is the development of Africa

Conakry - Africa questions the tragedy of irregular migration which sees many young people often lose their lives in the mirage of a better life in Europe. In Conakry, the capital of the Republic of Guinea, some local NGOs organized a conference on "Youth and illegal migration in Africa, trends, ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AFRICA/CONGO - Guerrilla in the south of Congo resumes: 23 dead

Brazzaville - 23 people were killed in the attacks committed in late September in the Republic of Congo by former members of the Ninjas Nsiloulou rebel group. This was announced by the Minister of Justice of Brazzaville, Pierre Mabiala.According to the Minister the victims are four military policemen, two policemen ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

ASIA/INDIA - The PMS national Director: "We await the Pope as a messenger of peace"

Bangalore - "We await the Pope as a messenger of peace, while the nation is experiencing a period of crisis in Kashmir. It would be a blessing for the country": says to Fides Fr. Faustine Lobo, National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies in India. Pope Francis, on the flight ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AFRICA/EGYPT - The government prohibits Coptic demonstrations on the anniversary of "massacre of Maspero"

Cairo - The Egyptian Ministry of Internal Affairs denied the associations of young Copts permission to organize a demonstration on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of the massacre known as the "massacre of Maspero". Permission to demonstrate - reported the official sources of the Ministry – was not granted ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AMERICA/HAITI - Hurricane Matthew: 300 deaths in Haiti alone, the testimony of a missionary

Port au Prince - The situation in Haiti worsens after Hurricane Matthew in the Caribbean has killed 283 people so far, according to the Haitian Ministry of Interior, but the figure is provisional and definitely set to rise because there are still completely isolated areas. The wind and rain destroyed ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

ASIA/SYRIA - The children of Aleppo call for peace. The Chaldean Bishop: Western information manipulated

Aleppo - There were several hundred children of Aleppo, Christians and Muslims, who yesterday, Thursday, October 6, gathered to pray and sing for peace to return in Syria. The gathering was held in the large space in front of the former Franciscan School of the Holy Land. A similar event ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AMERICA/PERU - Thirty thousand people will be evicted, Mgr. Bambaren calls for dialogue

Chimbote - Through a letter published on social networks, the Bishop Emeritus of Chimbote, His Exc. Mgr. Luis Bambarén Gastelumendi, calls for dialogue and has spoken out against the possible evacuation of about 30,000 people who settled on the lands destined by the government to the Chinecas Special Project. The ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AFRICA/KENYA - "The massacre in Mandera is part of a long sequence of blood", says the Bishop of Garissa

Nairobi - "Once again workers from other parts of Kenya were hit, in a terrorist attack which recalls other attacks committed by the Shabaab in the area, whose victims have always been foreign workers. The targets are always people in the hinterland of Kenya, not local", says to Agenzia Fides ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

ASIA/PAKISTAN - Supreme Court hearing for Asia Bibi

Islamabad – The Supreme Court hearing for the case of Asia Bibi, the Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy is scheduled for next October 13. The judgement at first instance was upheld by the Court of Appeal and now the appeal has reached the Supreme Court, the third and ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

AFRICA/EGYPT - Inmate accused of the New Year massacre in the church of Alexandria released from prison

Alexandria - He was released from prison accused of having planned and carried out the attack on New Year's Eve 2011 at the Coptic church of Saints Mark and Peter in Alexandria, Egypt, which caused 23 deaths and nearly a hundred wounded among the faithful who had gathered at the ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - The Church is a community of mercy, also on the web

Brisbane - The "e-conference" mainly discussed the global phenomenon of migration recently organized by the Broken Bay Institute, in the eponymous Australian dioceses, an institute specialized in online communication on theological and spiritual topics. Archbishop Mark Coleridge, at the head of the diocese of Brisbane intervened in the online conference, ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

ASIA/CHINA - Death of Msgr. Anthony Xu Jiwei, prudent and zealous Pastor

At 11:16 pm on Sunday, September 25, 2016, His Exc. Msgr. Anthony Xu Jiwei, Bishop of Linhai , in Zhejiang Province passed away. He was 81 years old: he had been suffering from various health problems for some time; in recent months he had suffered a stroke and later from ... Read More ...
Posted on: 10/08/16

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Posted on: 10/08/16



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