» 06/19/2007, 00.00
Gaza priest slams barbaric attack against Sisters of the Rosary
Fr Manuel Musallam tells AsiaNews about the destruction of the sisters’ convent and chapel by unknown thugs during the war between Hamas and Fatah. Christians and Muslims express their solidarity. “Please, pray for us!” he says. “We have had it with war, murderers and occupation, with the humiliation of the people!”
Sisters of Mother Teresa in Kabul
A Missionaries of Charity House opens in the Afghan capital. Four nuns start helping street children.
Korean Catholics set up two Legio Mariæ groups in Mongolia
Andhra Pradesh: Mother Teresa sisters attacked "for political reasons"
The Archbishop of Hyderabad accused Hindu extremists of creating false accusations against the sisters to bring down the Christian chief minister and his government. More details have emerged about the attack and apprehension of the sisters.
Sisters of Mother Teresa still under investigation for "child kidnapping". Church burned
The four children being taken by the sisters to their institute are in the custody of the railway police. The campaign of the Hindu fundamentalists is spreading into Madya Pradesh, where young Christians have been beaten, and a church has been burned.
Bomb against Gaza’s Rosary School
Before dawn today a powerful explosion woke up the city. Fortunately the bomb did not injure anyone. Since Hamas took over the territory attacks against its tiny Christian community have increased. The latest is the second attack against the school in less than a year. The institution is run by nuns and much appreciated by Muslims.
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