According to two recent reports, more than half of the world's population suffer from growing religious persecution.
“There is no true peace without fairness, truth, justice and solidarity,” said the Cardinal, quoting St. John Paul II
The situation of the Christian minority in Myanmar continues to raise concerns in the international community.
In Myanmar, hundreds of Christians had to leave their homes, due to the ongoing armed conflicts.
The entire complex was surrounded by the military who intended to pursue demonstrators.
Despite the call to the police force "not to arrest and prosecute peaceful demonstrators", the agents opened fire.
Catholic nun asked security forces not to shoot young demonstrators who were protesting peacefully.
On the 4th of February, the citizens of Myanmar realised that Facebook and other social media were blocked.
More than five hundred Rohingya refugees were affected by the fire; there were also some Christians among them.