Burma

Top Asian Prelate Speaks Out against Hong Kong Cardinal’s Arrest

This post was originally published on this site05/16/2022 Hong Kong (International Christian Concern) – On May 14, Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, the archbishop of Yangon, who is also the president of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences (FABC), slams the Chinese authorities for the recent arrest of Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, bishop emeritus of Hong…

Burmese Military Repeatedly Targeting Catholic Village

This post was originally published on this site05/10/2022 Myanmar (International Christian Concern) – The Burmese military, which has governed the country since it staged a coup in February of 2021, has repeatedly targeted churches and other religious buildings throughout the country. The military has consistently been attacking a historically Catholic village in central Myanmar called…

Latest Junta Attack Forces Thousands of Karen Christians to Flee

This post was originally published on this site05/08/2022 Myanmar (International Christian Concern) – The Burmese Army (Tatmadaw) has not stopped its attacks against the people of Myanmar since it staged a coup last February in the hope to topple the civilian government led by Aung Sang Suu Kyi. In recent weeks, Sagaing, Chin, southeastern Karen,…