Mounting persecution of Church in Inner Mongolia
May 24, 2012
Chinese authorities have stepped up their persecution of the Church in Inner Mongolia, the Chinese region that borders the independent nation of Mongolia.
Local Catholics report that Father Joseph Gao Jiangping, a diocesan administrator detained earlier this year, has been tortured, and underground priests faithful to the Holy See have gone into hiding.
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