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Indian Jesuit remains in jail, despite call for release from Asian bishops and international groups

Indian Jesuit remains in jail, despite call for release from Asian bishops and international groups

A Jesuit priest arrested in India on charges of sedition will remain in jail for at least another two weeks, after the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences has called for his release, along with other international organizations.  Fr. Stan Swamy, S.J., was arrested Oct. 8 by the

Christian Armenia is Under Attack

Christian Armenia is Under Attack

Last week, Azerbaijan reignited its long-simmering war with Armenia over the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. The region, known in Armenian as Artsakh, has a Christian Armenian population of about 150,000, which makes it a minority territory in Muslim Azerbaijan (population 10 million). Thirty years ago, in