A new parish in Kachin state, in the midst of conflict
Religious leaders: "Peace is possible, peace is the only way"
The army destroys a Catholic church in the Archdiocese of Mandalay; the Chapel of Adoration remains standing
Appeal for ceasefire: "Peace is the greatest gift"
Escalation of civil conflict, restrictions on humanitarian aid and accommodation in Buddhist monasteries
Humanitarian crisis: New laws affect the work of non-governmental organizations
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) – The Holy Father has appointed Bishop John Saw Yaw Han, until now titular of Buffada and auxiliary of the archdiocese of Yangon, as bishop of the diocese of Kengtung, Myanmar. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 4/11/2022)