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Cameroon bishops decry violence against the faithful

October 13, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: As government forces clash with an Anglophone secessionist movement, the faithful “were pursued into their houses—some arrested, some maimed and some, including defenseless teenagers and elderly persons, were simply shot to death, some from helicopters,” said the bishops, and some “were teargassed as they came out of Mass.”

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