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Praying Catholic priest beaten by man who told him assault was 'for all the little kids'

Praying Catholic priest beaten by man who told him assault was 'for all the little kids'
  • China Kindergarten Stabbing Injures 14 Children FWC: China Kindergarten Stabbing Injures 14 Children

    Mass shootings are rare in China, which has strict gun control. But attackers with knives sometimes carry out mass stabbings, and children are often the targets.

  • Taliban insurgents have kidnapped more than 20 bus passengers in…... FWC: Taliban insurgents have kidnapped more than 20 bus passengers in……

    Taliban insurgents have kidnapped more than 20 bus passengers in Afghanistan’s northern province of Kunduz, according to a provincial spokesman. The kidnapping comes a day after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced a month-long cessation of military action against the Taliban.

  • Law of the Sea Convention Expands to Cover Marine Biological Diversity FWC: Law of the Sea Convention Expands to Cover Marine Biological Diversity

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, Sep 11 (IPS) – Dr Palitha Kohona is former Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations &former co-Chair of the UN Adhoc Working Group on Biological Diversity Beyond Areas of National Jurisdiction.Responding to a persistent demand by developing countries, the conservation community and science, the UN General Assembly has commenced a process for…

  • Former US president Barack Obama is urging more women to…... FWC: Former US president Barack Obama is urging more women to……

    Former US president Barack Obama is urging more women to “get involved” in social movements and governance “because men have been getting on my nerves recently.”