Peru’s cardinal-designate received death threats for speaking out against pollution
May 29, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Archbishop Pedro Barreto, SJ, “was not afraid to risk his life at times when he had to denounce and oppose powerful interests on issues related to mining companies,” said the executive secretary of the Pan-Amazonian Church Network.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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