Chinese campaigns to control Christianity worsened in 2019, watchdog says

Beijing, China, Mar 10, 2020 / 04:11 pm (CNA).- The Chinese government’s campaign to develop “religion with Chinese characteristics” has increased persecution of the country’s Christians, the human rights watchdog ChinaAid has said. A 53-page report released Feb. 28 by the Texas-based NGO accuses Chinese officials of destroying churches, imposing … Continue reading

OAS Secretary General backs ‘essential’ right to life

Washington D.C., Mar 10, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Pro-life advocates praised the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS) Tuesday for stating that the right to life should be protected from conception. Luis Almagro, formerly the Uruguayan foreign minister, has previously drawn criticism for the organization’s apparent support for abortion. … Continue reading