Nicaragua’s Cardinal Brenes decries desecration of basilica by pro-Ortega paramilitary forces
July 11, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Leopoldo Brenes and the apostolic nuncio were present at the Basilica of St. Sebastian in Diriamba when 200 masked paramilitary supporters of the Ortega regime raided the church, injuring a bishop and others. “We were attacked with a brutal force,” said Cardinal Brenes. “We have never seen anything like this in Nicaragua.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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