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Philippine Church head urges end to drug killings

Philippine Church head urges end to drug killings

The head of the Philippines' powerful Catholic Church called Sunday for an end to the ‘waste of human lives’ following a brutal week in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war ...

Pope Francis praises secular Sweden over asylum seekers

Pope Francis praises secular Sweden over asylum seekers

Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Tuesday for Sweden's tiny Catholic community, made up of many refugees and migrants, praising as ‘blessed’ those in this overwhelmingly non-religious nation who take in asylum seekers.

Polish parliament rejects near-total abortion ban after protests

Polish parliament rejects near-total abortion ban after protests

Poland's parliament overwhelmingly rejected plans for a near-total ban on abortion on Thursday after mass protests by tens of thousands of women, marking an embarrassing setback...