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10/30/2014 VATICAN
Pope: "The devil exists" and "we have to fight him”, “girded in truth” “armored with justice”.
"This generation - and many others - were led to believe that the devil is a myth, a figure, an idea, the idea of evil. But the devil exists and we have to fight him". "The salvation that Jesus gives us is free", but we are called to defend it.
Vatican City (AsiaNews) - "The devil exists" and "we have to fight him" and "his", that is, the world and the passions of the flesh, "girded in the truth, armored with justice", said Pope Francis during the Mass this morning at Casa Santa Marta, commenting on a...

10/30/2014 VATICAN
Pope: in a Europe where there is "thirst for God," Catholics and Old Catholics should bear credible witness to the Gospel
During an audience with bishops from the Union of Utrecht, Francis recognises "the increasing distance between us on matters of ministry and ethical discernment." Nevertheless, it is "possible to build new bridges of a more profound mutual understanding and practical co-operation". Indeed, "In prayer for and with one another, our differences are taken up and overcome in fidelity to the Lord and his Gospel."
10/30/2014 TUNISIA
Secularist party wins Tunisia elections
The Nidaa Tounes party wins 85 seats, defeating Ennahda, the main Islamist party. Tunisia was the first country in the Middle East to experience the Arab Spring and the only one to go through a real democratic transition.
10/30/2014 JAPAN
Tokyo, the families of Yasukuni war victims: remove criminals from the sanctuary
The site is one of the "hot spots" of Asian geopolitics. Among the 2.5 million Japanese war dead honored in the temple is the names of 14 war criminals who have committed atrocities in China and Korea. Prime Minister Abe has always gone there, while the emperor has never gone.
10/30/2014 ISRAEL
Palestinian killed in Jerusalem suspected of having shot a rabbi
Police say the man suspected of the attack opened fire on counter-terrorism agents that had surrounded his house. The rabbi is the leader of a right-wing movement that wants Jews to be allowed pray on the Temple Mount, home to the al-Aqsa mosque and the Dome of the Rock.

10/30/2014 SOUTH KOREA
Korea, Msgr. Kim elected president of Bishops. Bishop You to Justice and Peace
The bishops' conference concludes its plenary assembly convened to elect the new leadership of the episcopate. The Archbishop of Gwangju chosen by a large majority, his deputy will be Msgr. Chang. The Bishop of Daejeon, entrusted the most “sensitive” Commission. For Christ the King, a fundraiser for the Christians of Syria and Iraq.
10/30/2014 PHILIPPINES - AFRICA
Manila orders repatriation of citizens from African nations affected by Ebola
The overseas workers in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone will be subject to 21 days quarantine. The government has adopts "voluntary repatriation" for at least 900 people. With 10 million workers abroad the country is considered "highly vulnerable" to deadly epidemics.
10/30/2014 SRI LANKA
Sri Lanka, rescue operations hampered: more than 300 people buried alive by mud
by Melani Manel Perera
Bad weather prevents rescuers from freeing the village of Meeriyabedda inhabited by tea growers, swept away by a landslide. Except for the children who had left early to go to school.
10/29/2014 PHILIPPINES
Filipino Church builds more than 1,600 housing units for Yolanda victims
New, permanent units were built in all nine ecclesiastical sees hit by the typhoon. The aim is to complete at least 3,000 units by the end of the year. For NASSA executive secretary, many families have already received their shelter. The priest calls on the government to hurry up; so far it has not yet handed out the aid it had promised.
10/29/2014 MIDDLE EAST - ISLAM
Only Christians can show Muslims the "mad utopia" of the Islamic State
by Fady Noun 

Superstitions, rituals, deportation, rape, summary justice and indoctrination are the foundations upon which the power of terrorists rests. The latter want to create a theocratic and regressive "perfect city". But utopias generate terror and monsters like Communism and Nazism. Christians have a duty to show Muslims the "true face" of their religion as well as its "elements of violence."
10/29/2014 RUSSIA
The victims of Stalinist terror remembered In Moscow's Lubyanka Square
Memorial organised today's 'Return of the names', 12-hour reading of the names of those executed in the 1930s for political reasons. Almost half of Russians now believe that they too will expression the same repression in their lifetime.
10/29/2014 INDIA
For Indian Jesuit, radical Hindu news service is a "tragedy" for democracy
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a right-wing paramilitary group affiliated with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, adds more languages to its news service. For Fr Cedric Prakash, the news agency's "fascist ideology" is a problem.
10/29/2014 CHINA - HONG KONG
Beijing tells Hong Kong delegates they can speak about Occupy, but must be careful about what they say
The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) expels James Tien Pei-chun, leader of the Liberal Party in Hong Kong, guilty for demanding the resignation of its chief executive. Yu Zhengsheng, who is CPPCC president and fourth highest-ranking Chinese leader, warns that public criticism will not be tolerated.
10/29/2014 VATICAN
Pope calls for "every effort to eradicate" "relentless disease", Ebola
The Pope "expressed his closeness to all those suffering from Ebola, “as well as to the doctors, nurses, volunteers, religious institutes and associations, who are working heroically to help our brothers and sisters who are sick". "The Church is a mystery in which what is not seen is more important than what is seen". A prayer for the Mexican students burned alive by drug traffickers.
10/29/2014 EGYPT - PALESTINE
Egypt decides to create a buffer zone along the border with the Gaza Strip
The area will be 500 metres wide. All its buildings will be demolished with water-filled trenches set up to thwart tunnel smuggling. The decision comes four days after an attack against an army post in the northeast of the Sinai Peninsula left 31 soldiers dead.

Altri articoli
10/29/2014 NEPAL - CHINA - TIBET
Nepalese government: No more refugees from Tibet by Christopher Sharma
10/29/2014 TURKEY- SYRIA-IRAQ
Kurdish peshmerga arrive in Turkey to fight in Kobane
10/29/2014 BANGLADESH
Bangladesh, Islamic Party leader gets death sentence
10/29/2014 SINGAPORE
Singapore is "the best country in the world" for business and enterprise
10/28/2014 PAKISTAN
Malala not alone as Pakistan's gender gap gets wider
10/28/2014 VATICAN
Pope: "No family without a home. No farmer without land. No worker with rights"
10/28/2014 BANGLADESH - COLOMBIA
Fr Belisario: From Colombia to Bangladesh, the "madness" of the mission by Bernardo Cervellera
10/28/2014 TURKMENISTAN
Turkmenistan to free conscientious objectors
10/28/2014 VATICAN
Pope: Jesus builds the Church, which we must enter, not linger on the threshold
10/28/2014 IRAQ - ITALY
Letter from Archbishop of Mosul: Thank you for your aid, supporting the plight of refugees by Amel Nona
10/28/2014 TIBET - CHINA
Tibetan Buddhist monk sentenced to 12 years for "separatism"
10/28/2014 VIETNAM - CHINA
Hanoi and Beijing seeking shared solutions to maritime disputes
10/28/2014 IRAQ
Baghdad, at least 38 dead and dozens wounded in a double bomb attack
10/28/2014 NORTH KOREA - JAPAN
Pyongyang open talks with Tokyo over Japanese kidnapped by the Kim regime
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IRAQ - ITALY
Letter from Archbishop of Mosul: Thank you for your aid, supporting the plight of refugees
by Amel NonaThe donations made through the "Adopt a Christian from Mosul" campaign are used to buy food, warm clothes, blankets for refugees and rent houses or caravans given the early onset of winter and. Two women have defended their Christian faith before the Islamist militants who wanted to convert them, despite the threat of death. A refugee among refugees, Msgr. Nona discovers a new way of being a pastor.
IRAQ - ITALY
Almost 700,000 euros raised as the 'Adopt a Christian from Mosul' campaign continues
by Bernardo CervelleraA second instalment is sent with funds raised in September. The fate of East-West relations is being played out in the Middle East and Iraq. Pope Francis and the Synod issue an appeal. Governments are lukewarm. Aid is coming from around the world. A new international community is defeating the "globalisation of indifference."
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10/26/2014 VATICAN
Pope: With Jesus, love is the measure of faith, and faith is the soul of love
10/23/2014 IRAQ
Kurdish Video mocks ISIS, "We are beaded, dirty and filthy. We are brainless"
10/25/2014 VATICAN
Pope: Never before has the family been under such attack, Church renewal starts from the heart
10/23/2014 VATICAN
Pope for the abolition of the death penalty, against life in prison, a "concealed death penalty"
10/28/2014 IRAQ - ITALY
Letter from Archbishop of Mosul: Thank you for your aid, supporting the plight of refugees
by Amel Nona
10/24/2014 HONG KONG - CHINA - VATICAN
Pope Francis encourages Card Zen, "the one who fights with a 'sling'"
10/24/2014 IRAQ - UNITED NATIONS
UN seeks US$ 2.2 billion dollars for displaced people in Iraq and Syria
10/27/2014 VATICAN
A "great pope", Francis calls Pope Benedict XVI, "great for his intellect, great for his significant contribution to theology, great for his love for the Church"
10/23/2014 CHINA
Hunan, the return of public trials: crowd of 5 thousand "jeer" criminals
10/23/2014 PAKISTAN
Lost innocence in Pakistan as sexual abuse and violence against children grows
by Shafique Khokhar - Shumaila Gill

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