Asia Briefing – Vol. 48 No. 04

Asia Briefing – Vol. 48 No. 04

Asia Briefing – Vol. 48 No. 04

Phiippines. Ambassador launches book on Padre PioAKISTAN. Islamic council sparks marriage row
Vietnam. ‘Prisoners of conscience released but dozens remain jailed’
INDIA. Bishops of India pray for outcome of general elections
SRI LANKA. Catholics welcome new apostolic nuncio
SOLOMON IS. Bishops seek prayer, support after flooding
MYANMAR. Embrace hope, forgiveness, Myanmar told
KOREA. Number of Catholics on the rise in S. Korea
PAKISTAN. Senators demand an end to YouTube ban
INDONESIA. NGO urges harsher sentences for child abusers
NEPAL. Everest climbing stopped after deadly avalanche
BANGLADESH. Christians seek justice for raped Catholic woman
CHINA. Group seeks End persecution of detained Uighur religious leader