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Bangladeshi inter-faith forum leader attacked
Alok Sen is the secretary of the Hindu-Buddhist-Christian Unity Parishad, a forum that brings together Hindus, Buddhists and Christians. He was attacked as he left home. The reasons for this remain unknown but some fear it might be in retaliation to the hanging of two opposition political leaders.
Fr. Paul Ballan, the dialogue of charity with Muslims
The PIME missionary arrived in Dhaka in 2005. In his parish they operate a shelter for the poor and an elementary school. They are places of encounter and dialogue with the Muslim majority population, but also "a school of prayer and love for the parishioners."
Hindus and Muslims march together 17 years after the destruction of the Ayodhya mosque
The interfaith march wants to "send a message of peace and harmony", recalling the death of over 2 thousand people. The aim of the organization is also to push the population to address crucial issues such as development. "
Baghdad under attack, 35 dead and 140 wounded. Easter for Christians of peace in Iraq
A series of explosions targeted several parts of the capital, causing the collapse of some buildings. A suicide bomber blew himself up in a downtown restaurant. In Kirkuk, government leaders and Muslim religious leaders attended the Easter vigil. The faithful pray for national reconciliation. Archbishop Sako: the risen Christ reminds us of the value of forgiveness.
2010 a terrible year for Iraq’s Christians
The human rights organization "Hammurabi" registers 92 killed and 47 wounded. Over the past seven years, Christian victims number 822, 629 of those killed because they belonged to the Christian minority. Benedict XVI's exhortation not to leave the country, and the signs of vitality of the Christian community.
Lahore : interfaith solidarity towards Sufis targeted by terrorism
A delegation of Christians, Muslims, Sikhs and Hindus visited the Data Dabar mosque. Religious leaders have condemned the July 1 attack, which caused over 40 deaths and 170 injuries. Yesterday, street demonstrations in the city, present the International Sufi Conference and other Muslim organizations.
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